All around Open Knowledge

by Irina Radchenko

Imeji - Open Source software

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The imeji open source software offers a dedicated metadata management by supporting a non- restrictive metadata schema definition, as simple as liked or as complex as needed. All objects within the imeji software have a unique identifier and therefore can be referenced in publications or reused in other contexts (dissemination). Large collections can be organized …

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The GDELT Project

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GDELT is the largest, most comprehensive, and highest resolution open database of human society ever created. 



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Teach Data Science

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Version 3 of Introduction to Data Science is Available! This is the companion site to the electronic textbook, Introduction to Data Science, by Jeffrey Stanton . This book provides non-technical…

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The Art of Creating Meaningful Stories from Raw Big Data

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The art of finding the perfect story in raw big data involves one part data visualization, one part storytelling, and one part infographic design.

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NetAppVoice: Big Data Overhyped? “No,” Say Actual Scientists

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It’s Gartner Hype Cycle time again. And this year, big data is among a handful of technologies pushed downhill to the trough of disillusionment. On the one hand, big G is correct. On The Other Hand, none of this should be a surprise: We’ve been telling you this for ages…

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Why do companies like Uber & Lyft need data scientists and data engineers?

Why do companies like Uber & Lyft need data scientists and data engineers?

Nature Communications to become open access only

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Nature Communications is to become the first Nature-branded open access only journal. The number one open access journal in multidisciplinary sciences*, Nature Communications is Nature Publishing Group’s (NPG) flagship open access title. Nature Communications will only accept open access research submissions from 20th October 2014.


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You can’t afford to ignore the internet of things

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The internet of things (IoT) is a powerful, unstoppable, world-changing force. Analysts predict that 20 billion to 30 billion “things” will be connected to the internet by 2020. As such, launching an IoT business is quickly becoming an imperative across industries and around the world. Most companies have websites. If they didn’t, we’d question their […]

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How Open Data Is Transforming City Life

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Start a business. Manage your power use. Find cheap rents, or avoid crime-ridden neighborhoods. Cities and their citizens worldwide are discovering the power of “open data”—public data and information available from government and other sources that can help solve civic problems and create new business opportunities.

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Web crawler for clustering 2,500 data science websites

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Here we provide source code and sample raw data, used to produce our comprehensive, high-quality listing of 2,500 data science, analytics and big data websites…

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