Sam's notebook

Adding data, not systems April 11th, 2016, 6PM

Exploring Open content

For the most part, and leaving aside some tool-making or data-checking programming, I think it is far more relaxing to add data to the world than to add more systems-for-working-with-data. Contributing to Wikisource, Openstreetmap, Commons, even Flickr and Reddit, will further the cause (what ’cause’?) more than building some new system for cataloguing photos or […]

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FreoWiki is go! (Or GoFreo is a wiki?) April 14th, 2011, 2PM

Open content

We had a great gathering last night at Little Creatures to talk about FreoWiki (including what to call it; one suggestion is GoFreo). Some topics… It’s all set up and good to go, at http://freo.org.au/; The site overall is licenced under CC Attribution 2.5 Australia, but people can put whatever licences they want on individual […]

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