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IFTTT Has Actually Been In Violation of Twitter's API For Months, Today's Move Unrelated To 1.1

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So today, IFTTT sent out an email to users letting them know that they’d be dropping support for certain services due to Twitter’s API restrictions. That’s a correct statement, but the timing is very odd. Here’s why: After looking at this handy page, which shows the changes that happened with...
IFTTT Has Actually Been In Violation of Twitter's API For Months, Today's Move Unrelated To 1.1

Jonathan Ellis: Cassandra in action

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There's been a lot of new articles about Cassandra deployments in the past month, enough that I thought it would be useful to summarize in a post. Ryan King explained in an interview with Alex Popescu why Twitter is moving to Cassandra for tweet storage, and why they selected...
Jonathan Ellis: Cassandra in action

Open Street Map GPS users mapped

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When Open Street Map dumped billions of GPS user traces on its website, a Datastore Flickr group user decided to visualise itOpen Street Map is the data source that keeps on giving. Most recently, the latest release has been a dump of GPS data from its contributors. These are the...
Open Street Map GPS users mapped

Google Deprecates Old App Engine Datastore in Favor of High-Replication Version

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Google is deprecating the Master/Slave Datastore used by its cloud platform App Engine in favor of the High-Replication Datastore (HRD), which offers better......
Google Deprecates Old App Engine Datastore in Favor of High-Replication Version

How transparent is world aid data? Visualise where the money flows and win $2,000

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Can you visualise the world of aid - and how transparent it is? If you could, you too could win $2,000• Datasets• Terms and conditions• More data journalism and data visualisations from the GuardianHelp us visualise the flow of aid around the world. How transparent is aid data? Millions of...
How transparent is world aid data? Visualise where the money flows and win $2,000

Tableau and the Datastore

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This week will see Tableau expert Andy Cotgreave contributing to the DatastoreWe're big fans of free visualisation tools and one of the most powerful on offer at the moment is Tableau Public.You may have noticed a Tableau viz making it onto our pages - and this week, Tableau's Andy Cotgreave...
Tableau and the Datastore

Google deprecates old App Engine datastore in favor of High-Replication version

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Google is deprecating the Master/Slave Datastore used by its cloud platform App Engine in favor of the High-Replication Datastore (HRD), which offers better reliability, the company said [in blog post on Wednesday....
Google deprecates old App Engine datastore in favor of High-Replication version

Open data journalism at the Guardian: who's who on the Datastore and Datablog, and how you can get involved

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Open journalism at the Guardian means open data journalism. Every day, on our Datablog and Datastore, we publish the raw data behind the news for you to explore, visualise and debate. Find out who puts the Datablog together - and how you can take part• How you can get involved•...
Open data journalism at the Guardian: who's who on the Datastore and Datablog, and how you can get involved

Why aren't there more women in technology? Here are a few clues

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The experiences that have played out over the past few days of women working in the programming field - and male attitudes to them - point to a still-endemic attitudeYou say there's a problem getting women into technology? The real problem might be the men.In the past few days, the...
Why aren't there more women in technology? Here are a few clues

Google Launches Cloud SQL API To Allow Developers To Manage Their Databases Programmatically

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Google’s Cloud Platform has long featured Cloud SQL, a zero maintenance MySQL database that’s hosted on Google’s cloud platform. What it didn’t offer, however, was an API to easily manage these databases without having to use Google’s admin interface. Today, however, Google is launching the Cloud SQL API. This new...
Google Launches Cloud SQL API To Allow Developers To Manage Their Databases Programmatically

What’s new in Google Maps? Google posts full I/O session [Video]

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The video above is the full Google I/O 2012 session on “What’s New in Google Maps” with Googlers Brian McClendon, Dylan Lorimer, and Thor Mitchell. Much of what is talked about we already saw at Google’s “Next Dimension of Google Maps” event earlier this month, but the full talk...
What’s new in Google Maps? Google posts full I/O session [Video]
If you love Twitter apps, then you'll hate this story

Google wants your WordPress blog--and everything else--in its cloud

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Google wants your applications and data on its servers. At the Google I/O conference today, Google's Cloud Platform team introduced new public services and tweaks to existing services based on the compute and data storage infrastructure that supports Google's search engine and other applications. Urs Hölzle, Google's...
Google wants your WordPress blog--and everything else--in its cloud

Competition: visualise open government data and win $2,000

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What can you do with the thousands of open government datasets? With Google and Open Knowledge Foundation we are launching a competition to find the best dataviz out there. You might even win a prizeGovernments around the world are releasing a tidal wave of open data - on everything from...
Competition: visualise open government data and win $2,000

App Engine Community Update

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It's been a while since the last community update post, and you've probably been wondering what the App Engine community has been up to over the holiday period. There's been a lot of activity, so without further ado, here's your community update. Open Source Projects There were a lot of...
App Engine Community Update

Editor of Guardian's Datablog and Datastore wins award

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Royal Statistical Society gives prize for journalistic excellence in its online category to Simon RogersSimon Rogers, editor of the Guardian's Datablog and Datastore (guardian.co.uk/data), received the Royal Statistical Society award for journalistic excellence in its online category.The judges praised the Datablog, saying it "not only used statistics to address questions...
Editor of Guardian's Datablog and Datastore wins award

Networks And The Enterprise

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Many think that USV is a consumer web investor. We don't think of ourselves that way. We invest in networks and for most of our short history, that has meant investing in networks of individuals connecting with each other. Thus the consumer web investor moniker. But if you go back...
Networks And The Enterprise

COMPETITION: Help us visualise the world's economic recovery - and win $2,000

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Guardian Datastore & Google competition: How will the world's economy recover from the deepest recession since the 1930s? Which countries are best placed to sustain economic growth in an information economy over the the next decade? And can you help visualise it?The Guardian Datastore and Google have teamed up to...
COMPETITION: Help us visualise the world's economic recovery - and win $2,000

Guardian open weekend: mapping with Google Fusion tables

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As part of the Guardian Open Weekend, we've presented how we work with data and how we use Google Fusion Tables. Check out our presentations - and give it a go yourselfGoogle's Kathryn Hurley and I have just presented at the Guardian Open Weekend on data journalism and how we...
Guardian open weekend: mapping with Google Fusion tables

Can government data change the world? Join our debate to find out

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We are gathering together a crack panel of experts on open government data - will you be part of it?• Register for the FREE event: April 25, 18:30 GMTWe think data should be at the heart of policy - and we'd like you to help us debate the key issues.Google...
Can government data change the world? Join our debate to find out
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