Category Archives: Open Data

With #3DMetrics #3dM to Driving a #SmartKnowledge Engine behind Open Data Portals

I’ve ignored this blog for a long time, as I updated 3d-metrics.me Now I’ve got a team with whom to put my prototype software online and a whole re-configuration of deep thinking and web rationalisation is taking place. As a … Continue reading

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EMBRACING the Digital Economy with the arms of BCS + CMA + ICT

This event followed the one of its kind last year which I thoroughly enjoyed. It covered the kinds of themes I’m interested in and thus was an excellent way of taking ‘the pulse of our interesting times’, e.g. asking for … Continue reading

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GENERIC NUMERICAL METADATA for Meta Views of Big Business and Very Big Science Data

Mashing up the best of the best seems to be the challenge of our time. Yesterday I met Charles Brewer who is remarkably likeminded in terms of ‘where we are at’ and ‘where we need to go’, as humanity evolves … Continue reading

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WOMEN in DATA @ the ODI: Big Brother is still watching but…

Women in Data is one of the many Meetup groups I joined. Their first event took place at the Open Data Institute with two magnificent presentations: Jeni Tennison, the Technical Director of the Open Data Institute showed us how the … Continue reading

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Excel charts vs “Visual 3D” & “Metric 3D”

The CIA Factbook is full of data in tables about the world. Below I downloaded CO2 emissions from 207 world regions and visualized them in Excel and with my prototype software. Excel 3D Metrics The added value is to be … Continue reading

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Open Knowledge events @ the London Knowledge Lab

Jonathan Gray and Rufus Pollock are the two movers and shakers behind the Open Knowledge Foundation. They organised two impressive events on openly accessible data from public institutions and scientific resources. The venue was the London Knowledge Lab – exploring … Continue reading

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