BBC Internet Blog: Building the Olympic Data Services

BBC Internet Blog: Building the Olympic Data Services: The Olympic achievement behind the scenes: building a linked data architecture to deal with XML message streams, a complex domain ontology, near-real-time video on demand linked with additional inf…

EU Opens Up Drug Data Secrets

EU Opens Up Drug Data Secrets: via the European Public Sector Information Platform and Reuters:

Europe’s medicines regulator is opening its data vaults to systematic scrutiny in a move that will let independent researchers trawl through millions of …

A Phone that Knows Where You’re Going

A Phone that Knows Where You’re Going: The potential of Big Data and why it is scary to have companies and governments collecting it…

In a study on 200 people willing to be tracked, the system was, on average, less than 20 meters off when it predict…