Adrian Holovaty, EveryBlock: A News Feed for Your Block

by Kurt Cagle

O'Reilly Video


Building on its influential predecessor chicagocrime.org, EveryBlock takes the local-data mashup to new levels. Founder and hacker Adrian Holovaty talks about the philosophy and technology behind EveryBlock, the untapped potential of address-specific news, open data, and life after Google Maps.