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Open data vs the flood: How high-tech is helping Venice deal with high tides - ZDNet

Open data vs the flood: How high-tech is helping Venice deal with high tides - ZDNet | The World of Open | Scoop.it
ZDNet Open data vs the flood: How high-tech is helping Venice deal with high tides ZDNet The project's mission is rather to help citizens better understand the culture of open data." That doesn't mean that the experiment might not have any...
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Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform by michael douglas smith

Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform by michael douglas smith | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Michael Douglas Smith posted Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform, It feels that these days we live our whole digital lives according mysterious algorithms that predict what we’ll want from apps and...
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How a Bach Canon Works. Brilliant.

How a Bach Canon Works. Brilliant. | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Brilliant. This moving manuscript depicts a single musical sequence played front to back and then back to front. Give the video a little time to unfold.

via @Slate.
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Farm Hack - An Open Source Community for Resilient Agriculture

Farm Hack - An Open Source Community for Resilient Agriculture | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The intersection between farming and open source is happening here. Fascinating http://t.co/qqPBBe73hr
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Open Transport: from data source to journey planner

Open Transport: from data source to journey planner | The World of Open | Scoop.it
RT @pietercolpaert: I'm hosting the "#opentransport: from data source to journey planner" session at #openbelgium15 http://t.co/yzebPqEqXE
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Top 5 articles of the week: Best of open source this year, and more - opensource.com

Top 5 articles of the week: Best of open source this year, and more - opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Every week, I tally the numbers and listen to the buzz to bring you this week's most read articles on Opensource.com. Here's the top 5 for this week: December 15 - 19, 2014.
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8 tools for greater digital security in 2015

8 tools for greater digital security in 2015 | The World of Open | Scoop.it
From anonymous web browsing to encyrpted instant messaging, IJNet rounds up the top tools to start protecting yourself online. 
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Looking Back and Forward for Open-Source Mathematics Software (2014)

Looking Back and Forward for Open-Source Mathematics Software (2014) | The World of Open | Scoop.it
When a year ends people make lists. I can only guess that several people are currently busy with writing “The 5 most revised papers on eprint ” and “The 8 best IACR flagship conference rump session...
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Crash Course Big History: John Green Teaches Life, the Universe & Everything

Crash Course Big History: John Green Teaches Life, the Universe & Everything | The World of Open | Scoop.it
If you don't understand big history, you'll never understand small history. That idea hasn't yet attained aphorism status, but maybe we can get it there. Last month, we featured a free, Bill Gates-funded short course on 13.8 billion years of 'Big History'.
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Watch Bob Dylan Play a Private Concert for One Lucky Fan

Watch Bob Dylan Play a Private Concert for One Lucky Fan | The World of Open | Scoop.it
On November 23rd, Bob Dylan played a live concert for one awed fan.
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Grande experiência

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European Commission updates its open source policy - opensource.com

European Commission updates its open source policy - opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The European Commission wants to make it easier for its software developers to submit patches and add new functionalities to open source projects.
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Mise à disposition des données de l'Assemblée nationale en "Open data" | Site de Claude Bartolone

Mise à disposition des données de l'Assemblée nationale en "Open data" | Site de Claude Bartolone | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Mise à disposition des données de l'Assemblée nationale en "Open data"
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Let’s Encrypt: Delivering SSL/TLS Everywhere

Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority brought to you by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG).
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Pointing Users to DRM-Stripping Software Isn't Copyright Infringement, Judge Rules

Pointing Users to DRM-Stripping Software Isn't Copyright Infringement, Judge Rules | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Telling users how to strip the DRM from their legally purchased ebooks is not contributory copyright infringement, according to a ruling last month by a federal judge in New York. Judge Denise Cote dismissed two publishers' claims of contributory infringement and inducement in Abbey House Media v. Apple Inc., one of the many cases to come out of the antitrust litigation against Apple and a handful of major publishers.
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Handling Security Issues In Open Source Projects

Handling Security Issues In Open Source Projects | The World of Open | Scoop.it
A must read for all maintainers: Handling Security Issues In Open Source Projects http://t.co/pMCBHWIw2e
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130 Free Philosophy eBooks

130 Free Philosophy eBooks | The World of Open | Scoop.it
This page features a growing list of Free Philosophy eBooks, presenting essential works by Aristotle, Hegel, Kant, Nietzsche, Wittgenstein and many other philosophers. You can generally read these texts on your Kindle, iPad & iPhone, or web browser.
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Mars Express images and videos for everyone - opensource.com

Mars Express images and videos for everyone - opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
As of December 19, the European Space Agency (ESA) is now sharing all of its images and videos from the Mars Express mission under CC BY-SA.
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Top articles on open health this year | Opensource.com

Top articles on open health this year | Opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Healthcare is one of the most urgent socioeconomic issues of our time.
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A DIY Time-Lapse Camera That Can Shoot for a Year on 4 Alkaline D Batteries

A DIY Time-Lapse Camera That Can Shoot for a Year on 4 Alkaline D Batteries | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Want a simple battery-powered time-lapse camera that you can leave in locations for up to a year? A hacker who goes by "val3tra" is trying to build one. Th
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Open hardware in 2014 on Opensource.com | Opensource.com

Open hardware in 2014 on Opensource.com | Opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
In this recap, we look back at some of the biggest events in the open hardware community in 2014, including some highlights of the work of makers in 3D printing, Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and more.
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Lessons Learned Building WikiWash: A Real-Time, Open Source Tool for Wikipedia | Blog | The Working Group

Lessons Learned Building WikiWash: A Real-Time, Open Source Tool for Wikipedia | Blog | The Working Group | The World of Open | Scoop.it
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Pink Floyd’s The Wall: The Original Live Show & Behind-the-Scenes Footage of the 1980 Tour and 1982 Film

Pink Floyd’s The Wall: The Original Live Show & Behind-the-Scenes Footage of the 1980 Tour and 1982 Film | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Opening with maximum fanfare and pomp, and closing with the sound of dive bombers, “In the Flesh?,” the first track on Pink Floyd’s magnum opus The Wall announces that the two-disc concept album will be big, bombastic, and important.
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8,976 Free Grateful Dead Concert Recordings in the Internet Archive, Explored by the New Yorker

8,976 Free Grateful Dead Concert Recordings in the Internet Archive, Explored by the New Yorker | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Even resolute non-Deadheads have been passing around 'Deadhead,' Nick Paumgarten's recent New Yorker piece on 'the vast recorded legacy of the Grateful Dead.' Like much of the most interesting magazine journalism, the article digs deep into and...
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Learn The History of Philosophy in 197 Podcasts (With More to Come)

Learn The History of Philosophy in 197 Podcasts (With More to Come) | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Yesterday we took a look at, or rather a listen to, the 'podcasting renaissance,' highlighting a few of the new wave of shows and recommending some of the pre-existing ones you may have missed.
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8-Bit Philosophy: Plato, Sartre, Derrida & Other Thinkers Explained With Vintage Video Games

8-Bit Philosophy: Plato, Sartre, Derrida & Other Thinkers Explained With Vintage Video Games | The World of Open | Scoop.it
You thought video games were a waste of time? Well, think again. These 8-bit video games can teach you philosophy. Plato, Descartes, Nietzsche, Derrida and the rest.
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Let’s Encrypt: Delivering SSL/TLS Everywhere

Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority brought to you by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG).
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