I first read about Dewey last week at Boing Boing. Boinger Dean Putney has create a project that makes it much easier to find and listen to the huge archive of freely-available […]
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Late last week the Obama Administration announced the release of almost 300 data sets on Data.gov. You can browse through them at http://www.data.gov/ogd/. This page lists two tabs: one for raw data […]
It’s not as nifty as a cell phone, or as amazing as street views of businesses all over the world, but to me it is big news — really big news. Google […]
Cooking with Bing! Bing announced last week that it is now offering a recipe feature. And beyond just listing recipes in the search results, you get images and reviews and much of […]
Last Friday, Google announced a couple new features that should make it easy to extract information from the general hodgepodge of search results. One of them is for factual data and one […]