JISC dev8D conference 2009

I spent a couple of days last week at the JISC dev8D “un-conference” (see http://code.google.com/p/developerhappinessdays/) and gave a talk on building semantic web applications. The slides are at http://www.slideshare.net/jhigman/semantic-web-applications. Some of the highlights for me from the lightning talks were Georgi Kobilarov of the Freie Universität Berlin, and George Kroner from Blackboard. Georgi Kobilarov gave a great description of Linked Open Data, …

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Versioning the Cloud

It always amused me that when I searched for myself in Google Images (go on, everyone does it..) I’d find this unrepresentative picture of me from the days when I played ice-hockey. But then recently it disappeared. The team website got revamped, and – since I haven’t been in the team for years – my dodgy …

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