Day: May 15, 2008

  • Knight Foundation winners announced – Tim-Berners Lee among them

    The Knight Foundation just announced the list of their winners. (Full List). Most notably, Tim Berners-Lee the inventor of the world wide web is among them, getting an grant (as part of an organization called the Media Standards Trust for a project called “Transparent Journalism” summarized as: With the copious amounts of information – and […]

  • links for 2008-05-15

    Geohash – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Geohashes offer properties like arbitrary precision, similar prefixes for nearby positions, and the possibility of gradually removing characters from the end of the code to reduce its size (and gradually lose precision). (tags: content wikipedia geo geohash) Context Free Art Context Free is a program that generates images from […]