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My Europeana Plenary, part II: The Product Development Session and Hack4Europe

And now the two activitities that demanded most of my attention in Leuven. In some ways my experience was one of scurrying between the hackathon bullpen and the main plenary venue close by. The Product Development Session As Product Development … Continue reading

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Trying out Storify and summing up Hack4Europe Riga

This weekend Europeana and the Europeana Network organised hackathons in Warzaw and Riga. I played some remote support for the Riga event as I couldn’t be there in person. It was a good event and the winning serendipituous search app … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on API Strategy shared at the Open Culture Data Masterclass

Last Monday I had been invited to make a short presentation on API Strategy at the Open Culture Data Master class (link leads to a site in Dutch BTW). As you can imagine from the name of the Master class focus … Continue reading

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Some hackathon lessons learnt

Just yesterday I came back home from the first Europeana Hackathon!  I’m still a little bit buzzed… The event went off on Friday and is the first of what I hope will be a few more this year. I thought … Continue reading

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Last week in links

Time again to sum up some of the links from last week that caught my eye. First out is the successful Kickstarter campaign by Smarthistory. I’m not surpised: Kickstarter and Smarthistory are both individually great services  and ideas so the … Continue reading

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Last week in links

So time for some new links with commentary. Second week and I’m already a day behind! Well, well… In any case here goes. Powerhouse WordPress Plug-in The Powerhouse Musuem released a collections API a while back. They have now also … Continue reading

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