Sam's notebook

QRpedia generator August 28th, 2012, 7AM

Open content

I’ve been tinkering with a QRpedia ‘plaque generator’ ( that takes a list of Wikipedia page names as input and spits out a printable set of QRpedia codes with ‘Wikipedia’ written across the top, and the article name below the QR code. The printing is a bit wonky, perhaps, but works good for me in […]

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Indexing Newspapers September 2nd, 2008, 4PM

Exploring Programming

I have been working again this morning down at the Local History Collection at the library.  The newspaper clippings’ catalogue is progressing — up to a hundred and thirty clippings so far — and proving to be quite an interesting project.  This morning I got up to the end of 1953, the beginning of ’54, […]

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