Thursday, 18 March 2010
Tim Berners-Lee: The year open data went worldwide
Tim Berners- Lee the year open data went worldwide
At TED2009, Tim Berners-Lee called for "raw data now" -- for governments, scientists and institutions to make their data openly available on the web. At TED University in 2010, he shows a few of the interesting results when the data gets linked up.
TED original, here. You Tube version, here Curiously, there is no embed option on YouTube [ that I could find] but there is one on TED.
See especially his commnets/illustrations on Haiti.