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Europeana Labs beta website launched

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 16:25
07 Apr 2014Europeana Labs beta website launchedEuropeana Labs is a novel Open Innovation platform that aims to provide users with everything they need to start using the Europeana APIs to develop...more infoThemes: CultureCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: europeana labs, europeana creativeVisits: 262 visits

Winners of the first Apps For Europe Competition announced

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 16:12
07 Apr 2014Winners of the first Apps For Europe Competition announcedAn app that uses open data to guide cyclists around cities, and another that combines old postcards with contemporary street views, have been...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, TransportCountries: United KingdomTags: apps4eu, Open data, startup, manchesterVisits: 871 visits

Weight data from Internet-connected scales used to rank the fattest cities in France

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:38
03 Apr 2014Weight data from Internet-connected scales used to rank the fattest cities in FranceWithings, a company who manufacture internet connected scales, has published a geographical breakdown showing which parts of France have the fattest...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, HealthCountries: FranceTags: overweight, data visualisation, internet of thingsVisits: 408 visits

Thessaloniki Apps4Greece award ceremony

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:05
03 Apr 2014Thessaloniki Apps4Greece award ceremonyWith the deadline for web and mobile applications now closed, the Apps4Thessaloniki contest concludes with a special awards ceremony, celebrating the...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Education, Government, TransportCountries: GreeceTags: apps, Opendata, OKF Greece, Apps4Greece, ThessalonikiVisits: 495 visits

Competition: Searching for the Top Data Scientist in the UK & Ireland

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:29
03 Apr 2014Competition: Searching for the Top Data Scientist in the UK & IrelandProduce an innovative forecast of energy demand using open data from the UK government and you could be crowned UK & Ireland Data Scientist of...more infoThemes: Environment and Energy, Science and TechnologyCountries: Ireland, United KingdomTags: competition, energy, Open dataVisits: 375 visits

Mapping Poverty and Inequality in the European Union

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:54
03 Apr 2014Mapping Poverty and Inequality in the European UnionAn interactive visualization showing the social impact of the economic crisis across Europe has just been published. ...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: data visualisationVisits: 319 visits

Semantic Web in libraries, archives and museums - Spanish National Library Conference

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 09:50
10 Apr 2014Semantic Web in libraries, archives and museums - Spanish National Library ConferenceThe Spanish National Library (Biblioteca Nacional de España) is hosting an informative conference to provide an overview of The Semantic Web,...more infoThemes: CultureCountries: SpainTags: linked open dataVisits: 430 visits

Open Data as a tool against corruption: New EC funded project launched

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 08:09
03 Apr 2014Open Data as a tool against corruption: New EC funded project launchedTACOD (Towards an European strategy to reduce Corruption by enhancing the use of Open Data) is a new project funded by the European Commission (DG...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: Austria, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: fight against corruption, Open dataVisits: 748 visits

Data Journalism to take centre stage at International Festival in Italy

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:31
30 Apr 2014 to 04 May 2014Data Journalism to take centre stage at International Festival in ItalyThe subject of Data Journalism features strongly on the line-up at the upcoming International Journalism Festival to be held in Perugia this spring. ...more infoThemes: Business and TradeCountries: ItalyTags: eventVisits: 289 visits

UK Government announces next round of funding to support the release of open data

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 13:02
02 Apr 2014UK Government announces next round of funding to support the release of open dataCabinet Office and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) have released full information and application details relating to the...more infoThemes: Economics and Finance, GovernmentCountries: United KingdomTags: breakthrough fund, release of data fund, text-decorationVisits: 306 visits

Electoral fraud allegations data published in UK

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:14
02 Apr 2014Electoral fraud allegations data published in UKThe Electoral Commission, an independent body that sets standards for well-run elections in the UK, has published its annual summary of cases...more infoThemes: Government, Safety and Social WelfareCountries: United KingdomTags: electoral dataVisits: 243 visits

The Netherlands Court of Audit publishes Open Data Trend Report

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:36
02 Apr 2014The Netherlands Court of Audit publishes Open Data Trend ReportIn its first Open Data Trend Report, the Court outlines the situation of Open Data in Dutch central government (up until the end of 2013), including...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Economics and Finance, Education, Environment and Energy, Government, TransportCountries: NetherlandsTags: Algemene Rekenkamer, TrendrapportVisits: 322 visits

Electoral Data draws biggest audience for Montpellier Open Data portal

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:44
02 Apr 2014Electoral Data draws biggest audience for Montpellier Open Data portalDuring the first two rounds of the 2014 French municipal elections, the city of Montpellier released the final results online over the two election...more infoThemes: GovernmentCountries: FranceTags: elections, votingVisits: 299 visits

Learn about the Open PHACTS project

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 15:51
01 Apr 2014Learn about the Open PHACTS projectThe Open PHACTS project (the Open Pharmacological Concepts Triple Store) is an Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) project, that aims to...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Health, Science and TechnologyCountries: Whole EU/ Non-EUVisits: 292 visits

UK students scoop prizes in international competition

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 14:39
01 Apr 2014UK students scoop prizes in international competitionTalented UK students have won three out of four prizes in a worldwide competition to create a new app to help people develop their career. ...more infoThemes: Education, Employment, Science and TechnologyCountries: United KingdomTags: Open data, coding, developing, appsVisits: 356 visits

Open Data Workshop (ISSS/V4DIS conference) - Czech Republic

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:30
07 Apr 2014 to 08 Apr 2014Open Data Workshop (ISSS/V4DIS conference) - Czech RepublicAn Open Data focused workshop will be held during the two-day programme of the ISSS/V4DIS annual conference, taking place in Hradec...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Environment and Energy, Government, Science and Technology, TransportCountries: Czech RepublicTags: open data workshopVisits: 258 visits

Open and Linked Data: research, results and reality

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:18
15 Apr 2014Open and Linked Data: research, results and realityThe Faculty of Informatics and Statistics at the University of Economics in Prague is organizing an expert meeting for its alumni, in particular...more infoThemes: Education, Science and TechnologyCountries: Czech RepublicTags: Open dataVisits: 383 visits

What government can do with big data? - Guardian livechat 15th April

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:52
15 Apr 2014What government can do with big data? - Guardian livechat 15th AprilThe Guardian will host a live online chat exploring the potential of big data to transform public services and increase innovation. ...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Government, Science and TechnologyCountries: United Kingdom, Whole EU/ Non-EUTags: Open dataVisits: 457 visits

Data|Hack|Award|2014 in Berlin

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:44
11 Apr 2014 to 12 Apr 2014Data|Hack|Award|2014 in BerlinData|Hack|Award|2014 is calling for all data users, modelers, developers, designers and analysts to make the most of open data tools and transform...more infoThemes: Business and Trade, Science and TechnologyCountries: GermanyTags: Linked data, challenge, hackathonVisits: 311 visits

Webinar: Learn to put public transportation data to work

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:24
09 Apr 2014Webinar: Learn to put public transportation data to workGiven that few local authorities have the budget to improve their transportation services by creating mobile apps for travelers, an increasing number...more infoThemes: Government, TransportCountries: United KingdomTags: TfGM, application developmentVisits: 369 visits