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Archives for August, 2009

I wrote this up on the request of a colleague who heard my talk recently on open data. I’m posting it here for comment and adding some hyperlinks… Moving from a Web of documents to a Web of data (or of Linked Open Data) is an oft-cited goal in the sciences. The Web of data…

I was in a roundtable yesterday talking about Health IT with a bunch of very smart people in the bay area. It was sort of a briefing of ourselves and others about the real issues underpinning what it would take to generate real disruptive innovation in health technology and health costs. The vast majority of…