February 13, 2013
Here at Factual, we have always tried to make our data as accessible as possible. We believe that a key part of accessibility is transparency. After all, data is not really accessible if prospective consumers can’t easily evaluate it. To this end, our data has always been publicly available to explore on our site through our...
January 30, 2013
We’ve released the latest version of the Factual PHP Driver: this includes enhanced features within our new Submit and Flag APIs, including clear and strict mode, as well as a number of new integration tests to make our collective lives easier during installation and testing. Diffs are now supported, and we also added a cheeky header...
Gil was at O’Reilly Media’s Open Source Convention (OSCON) earlier this week where he was interviewed on the subject of data accessibility.
Gil delivered a speech at last week’s Web 2.0 Summit called “A Path to Data Liquidity”. See the speech below and also an interview where Gil discusses Factual, our data, and our philosophy.
Talk: “A Path to Data Liquidity”
Gil will be speaking at the Web 2.0 Summit tomorrow (Tuesday 10/18/11) at 4:45 pm in the Grand Ballroom. His speech, titled “A Path to Data Liquidity”, will discuss how data accessibility is crucial to increasing rates of innovation and some ideas on how to facilitate increased access to data. The speech touches on some of...