How is Etalab modernizing French Government using Open Data

Data.gouv.fr – how the Open Data Team modernized the French Government’s working. A startup of 10 persons didn’t forced government departments to share their data. They just collected/used the data available openly. The team known as Etalab had three end results in mind: encouraging a better and more transparent democracy, creating positive economic externalities and modernizing the state. – http://tcrn.ch/1fZaGF9