Information technology (IT) is the application of computers and telecommunications equipment to store, retrieve, transmit and manipulate data, [ 1 ] often in the context of a business or other enterprise. [ 2 ] The term is commonly used as a synonym for computers and computer networks, but it also encompasses other information distribution technologies such as television and telephones.
An introductory overview of Linked Open Data in the context of cultural institutions. Clear labeling of the licensing terms is a key component of Open data, and icons like the one pictured here are being used for that purpose.
By using Ontotext technology, the BBC has achieved dynamic metadata-driven semantic publishing for their FIFA 2010 World Cup Web site, as described in Jem Rayfield's SemTech 2011 presentation .
Open science data is a type of Open data focused on publishing observations and results of scientific activities available for anyone to analyze and reuse. While the idea of open science data has been actively promoted since the 1950s, the rise of the Internet has significantly lowered the cost and time required to publish or obtain data. [ edit ] History
Shareabouts is a flexible mapping platform. Use it to gather crowdsourced public input: collect locations and comments, in a social, engaging process. Learn More…
The Open Data Pilot is part of the Government of Canada's commitment to open government, which is being pursued along three streams: open data, open information and open dialogue, and aims to drive innovation and economic opportunities for all Canadians. The Open Data Pilot seeks to improve the ability of the public to find, download and use Government of Canada data. You are invited to search the catalogue, download datasets and explore the possibilities of Open Data.
Yhdistetty avoin tieto Suomessa -- Linked Open Data in Finland - Semantic Computing Research Group (SeCo)Tiistai 5.4.2011, Aalto-yliopisto, TUAS-talo , sali TU2 , klo 12:15 - 16:05
Yhdistetty avoin tieto Suomessa -- Linked Open Data in Finland - Semantic Computing Research Group (SeCo)Perjantai 26.3.2010, Aalto-yliopisto, TUAS-talo , sali AS2 , klo 9:00 - 12:15 Tiedon arvo kasvaa sitä avoimesti verkossa julkaisemalla ja yhdistelemällä! Puhujina mm. ministeri Suvi Lindén, toimitusjohtaja Mikael Jungner, Sitran kehitysjohtaja Ossi Kuittinen ja muita alan asiantuntijoita.
Today, a story on Techmeme caught our eye.
2011-09-27 • Kirjoittaja Juuso Koponen • Asiasanat tapahtumat , avoin data , datajournalismi , journalismi • Ei kommentteja
Why didn't we patent the spreadsheet?