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Open Source Beehives: help save bees (and humanity) from collapse

Open Source Beehives: help save bees (and humanity) from collapse | The World of Open | Scoop.it
From some time now. a group of amazing folks is trying to take over the risk of bee colony collapse. This is an important project, that deserves your support! PS: we a re wrangling with the idea to interview the team: stay tuned! The Open Source Beehives project wants to crowd-source a solution to the bee colony collapse problem - and we want you to be a part of it! We've designed two downloadable, printable beehives: the Colorado Top Bar, and the Barcelona Warré. These hives aim to prioritise bee colony health, make beekeeping more accessible, and will ultimately allow you to log and study the health of your colony. Your contribution will help us develop sensors to enhance our hives, connecting them to the Internet to log data about what is causing the bees to disappear around the world. This data can be used to study colony health, build hard evidence against the causes of the problem, and generate policy change and informed solutions moving forward. via [...]
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Bosun

is an open-source, MIT licensed, monitoring and alerting system by Stack Exchange. It has an expressive domain specific language for evaluating alerts and creating detailed notifications.

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UbuWeb


UbuWeb is a completely independent resource dedicated to all strains of the avant-garde, ethnopoetics, and outsider arts

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Airbnb announces Aerosolve, an open-source machine learning software package

Airbnb announces Aerosolve, an open-source machine learning software package | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Home-rental company Airbnb introduced a new open-source project called Aerosolve. The new tool, announced at Airbnb’s 2015 OpenAir developer conference in San Francisco, powers new pricing tips for hosts. Written mostly in the Java and Scala programming languages, Aerosolve can also more intelligently rank and order things like images. “This library is meant to be used with sparse, interpretable features such as those that commonly occur in search (search keywords, filters) or pricing (number of
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Formula Morph | IMAGINARY

Formula Morph | IMAGINARY | The World of Open | Scoop.it

Build a Formula Morph station and take the control on the instruments panel! Your mission: explore how algebraic surfaces change and merge as you tune the dials and adjust the levers

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Core Linux tools top list of most at-risk software

Core Linux tools top list of most at-risk software | The World of Open | Scoop.it
In a Core Infrastructure Initiative survey of at-risk software most in need of close attention, many fundamental Linux utilities sit at the top
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Long live ROS: Why the robotics revolution is being driven by open source ... - ZDNet

Long live ROS: Why the robotics revolution is being driven by open source ... - ZDNet | The World of Open | Scoop.it
On the heels of a major coup in the DARPA Robotics Challenge, Open Source Robotics Foundation CEO Brian Gerkey talks humanoid disaster robots, drones, and the open source future of the flourishing robotics industry.
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Jornal Expresso SEMANÁRIO#2227, 4 de Julho de 2015

Jornal Expresso SEMANÁRIO#2227, 4 de Julho de 2015 | The World of Open | Scoop.it
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É pena estar por detrás de uma paywall. Admito que os deputados do "arco da governação" tenham memória curta ao aprovarem uma COISA destas...

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On Our Radar: Precious Humans

On Our Radar: Precious Humans | The World of Open | Scoop.it
In the latest staff link roundup, we talk SVGs, better meetings, historical posters, and friend-of-the-web Molly Holzschlag.
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6 time-consuming tasks you can automate with code - opensource.com

6 time-consuming tasks you can automate with code - opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
A little bit of coding knowledge can let anyone write small scripts to do these tasks and save them hours (or weeks or months) of effort.
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The Open Goldberg Variations: J.S. Bach’s Masterpiece Free to Download

The Open Goldberg Variations: J.S. Bach’s Masterpiece Free to Download | The World of Open | Scoop.it
First published in 1741, J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations is often considered the most ambitious composition ever written for harpsichord.
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Social Wi-Fi | Wi-Fi sharing with Griggi

Social Wi-Fi | Wi-Fi sharing with Griggi | The World of Open | Scoop.it

To use Griggi, you need a broadband internet connection & Griggi compatible router. If you do not have one, you can buy one from us.

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Há uns anos eu partilhava o meu roteador, hoje deixe-me disso. Houve tempos em que alguém açambarcava praticamente a totalidade da banda, deixando-me a mim à espera....

 

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Cryptol

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Cryptol is a domain-specific language for specifying cryptographic algorithms. A Cryptol implementation of an algorithm resembles its mathematical specification more closely than an implementation in a general purpose language.

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IBM Pours Researchers And Resources Into Apache Spark Project

IBM today pledged it would devote 3500 researchers to the open source big data project, Apache Spark. It also announced that it was open sourcing its own IBM..
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Census Project | Core Infrastructure Initiative

Census Project | Core Infrastructure Initiative | The World of Open | Scoop.it

The Census project is an experimental tool to help parse through the known data about popular open source projects to help identify the ones that should be tested to see if they need some help.

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Pixar Presents A Blender To Renderman Plugin - Phoronix

Pixar Presents A Blender To Renderman Plugin - Phoronix | The World of Open | Scoop.it

Earlier this year pixar released a free, non-commercial version of Renderman, their photo-realistic 3D rendering software used within the company's animated movies

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not open, but free por non commercial use

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FontForge - Open Source Font Editor

FontForge - Open Source Font Editor | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Type design is visually complex as well as highly technical – however it is easier to begin making type now than ever, partly because of the availability o
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If you've got nothing to hide... - Jacques Mattheij

The Past Since 1851 Amsterdam had a registry that recorded the following innocent pieces of data about the residents: Name, Date of birth, Address, …
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How To Build A Smart Home?

How To Build A Smart Home? | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Smart home or home automation refers to the use of computer and information technology to control home appliances and features (such as windows or lighting).
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OpenAIRE Guidelines

OpenAIRE Guidelines | The World of Open | Scoop.it

OpenAIRE stands for Open Access Infrastructure for Research in Europe, and its mission is to gather the metadata of research output

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Cyber Illusionist Marco Tempest: Open-Source Magic

Illusionist Marco Tempest performs "Stickman," an augmented reality trick using sophisticated Qualcomm technology to bring magic to life.
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Introducing Felfil: An Italian Open Source 3D Printing Filament Extruder - 3DPrint.com

Introducing Felfil: An Italian Open Source 3D Printing Filament Extruder - 3DPrint.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
It's an open source project designed for home use, and Felfil is an extruder for plastic 3D printing filament, designed by a team of young makers from the Polit
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What is Open Hybrid? | Open Hybrid

What is Open Hybrid? | Open Hybrid | The World of Open | Scoop.it

Open Hybrid is a new way for interaction with everyday objects. It combines physical objects with the benefits of a flexible augmented user interface.

The platform allows you to:

 

Create Augmented Reality content with HTML toolsCreate Augmented Reality without any knowledge about 3D ProgrammingConnect the functionality of objects with a simple drag and drop paradigmProgram your objects with Arduino

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100 open source Big Data architecture papers for data professionals.

100 open source Big Data architecture papers for data professionals. | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Big Data technology has been extremely disruptive with open source playing a dominant role in shaping its evolution. While on one hand it has been disruptive, on the other it has led to a complex ecosystem where new frameworks, libraries and tools are being released pretty much every day, creating confusion as technologists struggle and grapple with the deluge.If you are a Big Data enthusiast or a technologist ramping up (or scratching your head), it is important to spend some serious time deepl
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Plenty Of Free And Open Source Tools To Monitor Your Server - Lifehacker Australia

Plenty Of Free And Open Source Tools To Monitor Your Server - Lifehacker Australia | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Dedicated server monitoring tools have largely replaced the need to manually parse log files except for the most esoteric of issues. This however rais...
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