Data conference sessions

10:40am–11:20am Thursday, 07/19/2012
Kim Rees (Periscopic)
Data, data everywhere, but not a structured bit. Open data is all the rage, but often this data is poorly formatted or not very accessible. This session will discuss various ways to pry open the oyster of public data.
4:10pm–4:50pm Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Paul Scott (DSTV Online), Herman Smith (Touchlab)
Presentation: external link
Build a MongoDB geospatial datastore using Creative Commons licensed world data and an Android client to consume the service for fun and profit!


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