AMP Blog: Detroit Community Technology Project

Guidelines for Equitable Open Data

Since the City of Detroit launched the Open Data Portal and GO DATA policy initiative in 2015, the Detroit Digital Justice Coalition (DDJC) and Detroit Community Technology Project (DCTP) have been exploring how to advance equitable practices for collecting, disseminating and using open data. Here are our recommended Guidelines for Equitable Open Data in Detroit.

Introducing the “Teaching Community Technology Handbook”

The Detroit Community Technology Project (DCTP) is excited to present the “Teaching Community Technology Handbook”. This 100+ page handbook will take you through the history of popular education while offering a step-by-step guide to developing community rooted technology workshops and curricula.

DCTP Launches the Equitable Internet Initiative

The Equitable Internet Initiative will accelerate outreach, training and wireless broadband Internet sharing on the neighborhood level in Detroit. Led by the Detroit Community Technology project of Allied Media Projects, the Equitable Internet Initiative will ensure that more Detroit residents have the ability to leverage online access and digital technology for social and economic development.

Bring the “Detroit Music Box” Community Radio Application to your Neighborhood!

Detroit Music Box is a community radio application that broadcasts stories and media from people living in the Cass Corridor. We are excited to share that you can now download and install Music Box for your own neighborhood!

The Detroit Community Technology Project is Hiring a Program Coordinator for the Equitable Internet Initiative

The Detroit Community Technology Project is hiring a Program Coordinator for the Equitable Internet Initiative, a program that aims to ensure that more Detroit residents have the ability to leverage digital technologies for social and economic development.