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  • 05 June 2014 Neil Ashton

    Labs newsletter: 5 June, 2014

    Welcome back to the OKFN Labs! Members of the Labs have been building tools, visualizations, and even new data protocols—as well as setting up conferences and events. Read on to learn more. If you’d like to suggest a piece of news for next month’s newsletter,...
  • At the first International Sports Hackdays in Basel, Sierre and Milan, over 120 developers and designers, journalists and scientists, professionals and amateurs came together to prototype new approaches to make creative use of sports data. They built new types of hardware, new interfaces for fitness...
  • Football is the world’s most popular sport and the World Cup in Brazil - kicking off next month in São Paulo on June 12th (in 38 days 3 hours 15 minutes and counting) - is the world’s biggest (sport) event with 32 national teams from...
  • 05 May 2014 Rufus Pollock

    CSV Conf 2014 - for Data Makers Everywhere

    Announcing CSV,Conf - the conference for data makers everywhere which takes place on 15 July 2014 in Berlin. This one day conference will focus on practical, real-world stories, examples and techniques of how to scrape, wrangle, analyze, and visualize data. Whether your data is big...
  • In an ideal world… In an ideal world we would go in search of a piece of data by using our favorite search engine and we would land on a page with a big download button. It would give you a few options for formats....
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