Tag Archives: mapping

Soupmix for 2012-05-16

Publishing #core free access to scholarly publications http://t.co/prWgCm66 #openaccess# #core free access to scholarly publications iOS app out, and gets a mention from info docket http://t.co/1G30nkqX (via @ostephens) # Flipboard adds sound, now accessible for visually impaired users http://t.co/2xmhh839 ht @covert# The Ebook of My Dreams http://t.co/SEhU132E < sounds a lot like a website. Ask a librarian not a […]

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Soupmix for 2012-05-14

Food box home delivery from producers app from GeoVation winner @Food_Nation http://t.co/5S1AcjmH (via @GeoVation) # Mapping the financial sector in South Africa http://t.co/mQ5P8SOd # Refreshingly sceptical: Is There Big Money in Big Data? http://t.co/DFIx3YAT #

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Soupmix for 2012-05-11

Planning Alerts: community scrapers ahoy! http://t.co/BXxaeeYS # RT @newsycombinator: Apple to drop Google Maps in iOS 6 for in-house Maps? http://t.co/cMgX1RAW #

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Soupmix for 2012-05-09

Compare and contrast RT @lawsnippets: #Law #Order #News Queen’s Speech: ‘Surveillance of the entire nation’ http://t.co/0Z5y9eMI # La Quadrature: The Netherlands is first EU country to adopt a law protecting Net neutrality http://t.co/fDk6ay3Z # Where would  a tech  startup choose to locate?  Transparency EU http://t.co/cNhKp8no: New privacy rules keep 92% of Common Agricultural Policy beneficiaries secret […]

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General Election

  Context The Great British Economy Disaster by John Lanchester in the London Review of Books   Visualisation Election diagram: deficit cuts compared by party  Datablog Information is Beautiful   5 Great Mapping Apps to Help You Track the UK General Election Resourceshelf   Tools Vote Match is designed to help you with determining your voting […]

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Public transport layers on German open street map Also covers UK, scroll.   PDF maps from #OSM: make your own TownGuide   Discussion on local data and open database license as used by Mappa-Mercia   Open Layers: free maps for the web http://www.openlayers.org/ V 2.9   Mapitude Birmingham #OSM workshop. OpenStreetMap for web developers workshop day […]

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OS VectorMap data available

Ordnance Survey just released VectorMap District, no announcement because of the election OS Open data download page

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Ordnance Survey open data

OS OpenData products available from 1 April 2010 as an on-line service at www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/opendata inc 1.7m postcodes   Ordnance Survey data! On data.gov.uk!   Guardian: Ordnance Survey launches free downloadable maps   Ordnance Survey Open Data licence no restriction on derived works 🙂   Ordnance Survey OS opendata maps: what does it actually include? Datablog […]

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October #5

ArchiveBFI partners with Blinkbox to broadcast classic British films online New Media AgeJISC Report: Digitisation of special collections: Mapping, assessment, prioritisation How are we to know that digitisation is serving the needs of the Higher Education community and is sustainable in the long-term? Resource Shelf ConsultationsDigital Engagement is Everyone’s Job Dextrous webLet’s talk about Government […]

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October #4

DefamationBirmingham Post Birmingham law firm to pursue online defamation Digital BritainDissecting ‘The Economic Case for Digital Inclusion’ Ian CuddyAn extended look at Lord Mandelson’s IP announcement at C&binet Paid Content Freedom of InformationAll FOI requests to this site now categorised Whatdotheyknow Google docsNow Exportable in Office and Open Office formats RWW LobbyingCivil servants fight off […]

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