November 2014

Project recap: Team Exposé

Byron, Sam, Rob, Adam and Jason won our “Better Bath” award (£300) at Hacked 2.1 for their project that seeks to explain how BANES spends its money. What did you make? We created a way for you, the general public,… Continue Reading →

Project recap: @BathPlanning

Duncan Barclay (of @BathFood fame) built his latest Twitter alert service at Hacked 2.1 from newly released BANES planning applications data.

Project recap: The Black Hole of Primary School Admissions

Jesse Stewart and Karolis Danilevicius scooped three prizes at Hacked 2.1 for Best First Timers, Hacker’s Choice (£300) and the Grand Prize (£500) by simplifying the huge amount of school admissions information the local authority presents to parents.

Project recap: Adam’s food standards charts

Adam Reynolds won the “City Life” category (£300) at Hacked 2.1 by showing a practical commercial use of open data. His charting tool is already helping a local food startup find potential customers with food standards ratings.

Ignite Talk: Why I Love Open Data and You Should Too

Last week I gave a 5 minute talk at the Ignite for Good event held as part of Bath Digital Festival. The event was excellent. There were a lot of different speakers, a really enthusiastic audience, and it was held in one… Continue Reading →

Hacked 2.1: The full Stor[ify]

The results are in, the dust is settling, find out more…

Hacked 2.1 – Projects overview

What a weekend! As always, our more in-depth profiles of the projects will follow in the next few days, but while the dust settles, for those desperate to know more, here’s the inside skinny on what our amazing hackers made… Continue Reading →

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