January 16, 2022

Canada: Interested in Open Data? Top 15 Submitted Apps From CODE 2015 Now Online

Code 2015 was the largest “appathon” in Canadian history.

From a News Release:

More than 1,300 participants, representing over 300 teams from across the country, built 125 apps, drawing inspiration from 3 development themes: Healthy Living,Business Opportunities, and Youth Employment. It was Canada’s biggest appathon ever.

Over the last week, XMG Studio, the private sector host of CODE 2015, screened the long list of apps submitted by participants to a short list of the most promising top 15 apps.

Browse the Top 15 Apps in Three Categories
All of the apps I wanted to learn more about are live on the web and ready to use. Many of the apps are web resources of value to librarians, library users, and other researchers.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.