We had such a blast at #CTC26 this weekend. Great people working on two excellent project, the most mature of which is #OpenData #Scotland, a national portal to make up for no government provided one.
Have a look at https://opendata.scot
It's now almost fully automated using #githubactions
We pull data of many formats, from many government sources, of varying types, categorise it and index it using #JKAN.
We have 1054 dataset, only 71 of which are not yet categorised.
I still can’t really understand the RideLondon website: https://www.ridelondon.co.uk - is this something the public can take part in?
Is there an Android app that works like a Walkie-Talkie (only) within the same WiFi network?
Like an intercom: without having to manually start the app on the receiving side, a sender is able to push a button in the app and say something that the receiving phone is playing back instantly (if available in the WiFi).
More on postfix dereferencing in perl: https://www.perl.com/article/68/2014/2/13/Cool-new-Perl-feature-postfix-dereferencing/ and https://perldoc.perl.org/perlref#Postfix-Dereference-Syntax
Dipping into perl again after some time away. My goodness now I remember why I loved perl so much, but there's always something new to learn: https://www.effectiveperlprogramming.com/2016/04/postfix-dereferencing-is-stable-is-v5-24/
Do you work for a union? Perhaps you're thinking of how you can help other union members, or maybe even make the union more accessible to new joiners? You should take a look at https://jointogether.online - a cooperative making digital tools for trade unions.
DoES Liverpool, the maker and coworking space that I'm a member of, runs a draw every 3 months to offer a free 6 month desk membership and free 6 month workshop membership to anyone who might otherwise struggle to afford it.
The aim is to give people a chance to get their ideas off the ground.
More details here:
Please take a look if you're in Liverpool and think you might benefit, and share with anyone who might be interested.
I live in London and work at the UK Parliament. I’m a member of Prospect, the trade union.
Open social media for the UK