What we're about
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## What is BetaNYC
BetaNYC envisions an informed and empowered public who can leverage technology, design, and data to address their problems and hold government accountable.
We are dedicated to civic technology, smart communities, & open government. We are a nonpartisan good government community using technology, design, and data to empower individuals and local communities, provides for an honest and efficient government, and build a civically‐engaged ecosystem.
BetaNYC is building a connected NYC, by the people, for the people, for the 21st Century.
## Important Community Resources
TALK.beta (https://talk.beta.nyc) is NYC's online home to civic technology, open data, and open government.
The Message (http://nyc.us6.list-manage2.com/subscribe?u=2b506b76155e3fbdd93699baf&id=32dc10066c) - BetaNYC’s weekly Newsletter
DATA.beta (https://data.beta.nyc) is NYC’s open data community portal.
BetaNYC's Facebook Discussion Group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/betanyc/) - Facebook’s premier group dedicated to NYC’s civic technology, open data, and open government.
Videos (https://www.youtube.com/user/betanyc) of previous events and instructional videos.