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FLOOD WIDGET

The Environment Agency’s new flood warning widget has gone live today (8th April 2016). The flood warning widget allows you to embed the Environment Agency’s live Flood Warnings onto a page on your website. The widget shows the latest summary of flood alerts and warnings. Read more on this project: www.epimorphics.com/casestudy/river-level-and-flood-monitoring/

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April 8, 2016

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PUBLIC REGISTERS

The Environment Agency’s electronic Public Registers (ePR) data service has gone live today (4th April 2016). This includes information on registrations and permits for activities that have the potential to pollute the environment. This is available via searchable web forms and APIs

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April 4, 2016

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RIVER LEVEL AND FLOOD MONITORING beta release

The Environment Agency’s new River Level and Flood Monitoring data API has gone live today as a beta service (23rd March 2016). This includes live information related to flooding including alerts and warnings of current or impending floods, together with real time measurements of river levels and flows. Read more on this project: www.epimorphics.com/casestudy/river-level-and-flood-monitoring/

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March 23, 2016

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NATURAL RESOURCES WALES BATHING WATER SERVICE

The Natural Resources Wales Bathing Water Quality service with data explorer, widgets and linked data service has gone live today (1st May 2015), providing bilingual linked data and information for those visiting bathing waters in Wales. Read more on this project; www.epimorphics.com/casestudy/natural-resources-wales/

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May 1, 2015

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Epimorphics and G-Cloud

Epimorphics now have three services available for procurement via G-Cloud. G-Cloud (https://gcloud.civilservice.gov.uk/) is a UK Government system to enable the public sector to procure cloud services simply. Since G-Cloud suppliers have already entered into a framework agreement with the UK Government procurement of these services by the UK public sector is very straightforward. The services…

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Linked-data UI’s: a response to David Karger

I wasn’t at this year’s ESWC conference, so I missed David Karger‘s keynote talk on A semantic web for end users. I’m sure it was a great talk, and I hope there will be a video version on the ESWC web site someday soon. Reading the tweet stream, one of the issues that David was…

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Linked Open Data Business Models

Jeni Tennison has blogged about Open Data Business Models (https://www.jenitennison.com/blog/node/172). Like all Jeni’s writings it’s useful and insightful. But I resonated particularly strongly with one comment in her blog: “I don’t think anyone is likely to publish open data well if they don’t have some motivation that is a lot nearer to home than ‘helping grow…

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