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New event: Digital Media Europe 2013 Hack Day – 13 April 2013

This announcement comes via the excellent Scraperwiki  (a start-up I worked with on a series of events in 2010/11). They have teamed up with WAN-IFRA to put on a hack day at Bloomberg on 13 April 2013. In April, global … Continue reading

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Is scraping legal?

ScraperWiki is a Liverpool-based data tools service and community I did some work for in 2010/11 and a winner of the Knight News Challenge 2011. In this post, its CEO Francis Irving looks at the legal issues around screen scraping.

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Open data at the Rebellious Media Conference

On Sunday I participated in a panel discussing Open Data at the Rebellious Media Conference in London. Javier Ruiz Diaz from the Open Rights Group chaired, and Chris Taggart and Martin Keegan talked about their fantastic respective projects, OpenCorporates and … Continue reading

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