Data Impact Blog
Innovation Fund project: Open, linked data innovation
Victoria Moody • February 02, 2015 • No Comments

Ralph Cochrane of AppChallenge.net introduces the Innovation Fund project focused on opening more UK Data Service data and the AppChallenge.

Innovation Fund project: Risk-Utility Data Management Tool (RUM)
Victoria Moody • February 02, 2015 • No Comments

Richard Welpton of the UK Data Service introduces the Risk-Utility Data Management Tool (RUM) which will enable data producers and service providers (such as the UK Data Service) to produce anonymised versions of datasets from confidential sources consistently, efficiently, and quickly.

Innovation Fund project: Audiencenet; user-engaged design
Victoria Moody • February 02, 2015 • No Comments

David Lewis of Audiencenet discusses the Innovation Fund project his team are developing to enhance the user experience of and increase user engagement with the Uk Data Service website and resources.

Innovation Fund project: InFuseR, providing scripted access to tabular Census data
Victoria Moody • February 02, 2015 • No Comments

Dr Paul Williamson of the School of Environmental Sciences, University of Liverpool discusses the InfuseR Innovation Fund project, which will provide a script-driven interface to all UK Data Service aggregate census data holdings.

Introducing the Innovation Fund: embracing new ideas and new partnerships
Victoria Moody • January 30, 2015 • No Comments

Louise Corti of the UK Data Service gives an update on the latest developments with our Innovation Fund partners, four exciting projects to create an open data and crowdsourcing project to generate innovative apps, a library of interactive tools to allow users/owners to create their own infographics, a Risk Utility Management Tool designed to take the mystery out of how confidential data are anonymised and an open-source census data extraction and visualisation tool.