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Got Data? The US Gov Does, and They Want You to Use It


Over the past month, we have joined several roundtable discussions and events in support of the Open Government Data initiative, which is part of President Obama’s larger Digital Government strategy. The idea behind Open Data is not only to provide additional transparency, but to unlock the power of data as fuel for innovation.  We have been particularly impressed [...]

The WINNER of our Cute Kids & Safety Tips Contest is….


We do a lot of really hard stuff at WeMakeItSafer – statistical analysis, computer programming, writing algorithms and proofs – but I think we all agree that our hardest task yet was choosing the winner of our Cute Kids & Safety Tips Contest. We received DOZENS of entries, many of which you saw on our [...]

Last Day for Cute Kid & Safety Tips Contest


Today is the last day to enter our Cute Kid Cover-Page and Safety Tips Contest, so we want to take a moment to once again thank our prize sponsors. One thing is for sure, our Cute Kid winner will be the envy of the block with all these fabulous gifts!  We hand-picked these brands based [...]

MORE WeMakeItSafer Cute Kid Cover-page Contest PRIZES! (Part 2)


In case this is your first encounter with WeMakeItSafer’s Cute Kid Cover-page Contest, let us briefly fill you in. We are hosting a photo contest as a fun and engaging way for our readers, friends and fans to share safety tips. We figured, what better way to capture your attention than with some UBER CUTE [...]

WeMakeItSafer Cute Kid Cover-page Contest PRIZES! (Part 1)


We are happy to announce the first set of prizes in our Cute Kid Cover-page Contest prize-pack. In addition to more than $500 in awesome gifts, some of which are shown in this post, the winner of our contest will be featured on our website homepage! Officially launching in the spring of 2011, WeMakeItSafer is [...]

WeMakeItSafer Cute Kid Cover-page Contest: Deadline January 31, 2012


Baby Safety Month is almost over. We have had so much fun providing safety information and daily tasks to help keep your little ones safe. We hope you found each of our tips helpful and informative. Now, its your turn. Baby Safety Month Day 29 Task: Share Your Safety Tips We could have just asked [...]

Give this Lovable Giant Panda a Home

Melissa & Doug stuffed Panda

We recently took a look at Melissa & Doug’s safety and recall practices, and were quite impressed. So, we thought it would be fun to give away one of their delightful (and safe!) toys. While we love the fact that this Giant Panda complies with safety regulations, we must admit that it was the SUPER [...]