Playing around with Open Data

I’m a big advocate for Open Data (OD) and, even though I’ve attended two ‘data hacking’ events in the past (of which I keep meaning to blog about, but procrastination gets in the way…), I have never done anything with Open Data myself. Continue reading

Using Open Data and Crowdsourcing to develop CycleStreets talk

Last 26 April I’ve organised a talk, on my duties as the YPG rep for BCS East Anglia.
The talk was about how the website CycleStreets have been developed using Open Data and crowdsourcing.
The speaker was Martin Lucas-Smith, one of the main developers of the website. Continue reading