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  • 05 December 2015 Josh Wieder

    Labs newsletter: Q4 2015

    Hey there hackers & hackettes! Welcome to the 4th quarter 2015 Open Knowledge Labs Newsletter: A Very Special Holiday Edition of the Open Knowledge Labs Newsletter. We hope that all of our readers, volunteers, team members & contributors have a great holiday season. Labs is...
  • 28 September 2015 Daniel Fowler

    Labs newsletter: Q2/Q3 2015

    Welcome to the second Labs Newsletter of 2015! There has been excellent progress on various open data tools and initiatives across the Open Knowledge network since the last newsletter. Let’s take a look: Labs Still <3 Discourse Open Knowledge is in the process of centralizing...
  • As software developers, we are always looking for data to solve a problem or address a shortcoming. It’s just how we’re wired. So, you heard of open data [1], and now you’re excited to go exploring and get the open data needed for the project....
  • Give Me Text! In a previous post, I detailed a web service where you can throw documents of many kinds at it, and get text in return. We’ve now given this service a name, “Give Me Text!”, and a nice URL at http://givemetext.okfnlabs.org/ for both...
  • The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) is responsible for publishing a large proportion of the official statistics related to health and care in England. Each year we release about 250 statistical publications, ranging from high-level summary data on hospital admissions, through to detail...
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