Karen Blakeman on November 26th, 2012

StatsWales is the key website to visit for statistics on Wales. A new version of the site, StatsWales ‘Beta’, has been launched with a full launch planned for Monday 3rd December. New features include: improved search capability enhanced charting direct URI access to data catalogue and reports better sharing of reports including those personally tailored/configured […]

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Karen Blakeman on November 26th, 2012

Graphwords (http://graphwords.com/) is another thesaurus visualisation tool that uses Wordnet (http://wordnet.princeton.edu/). Type in a word and it generates a map of associated nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs. To view the meaning of a group of words move your cursor over the node and to explore a word and its related terms in more detail simply […]

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Karen Blakeman on November 25th, 2012

Here are the Top Tips for business information compiled by the participants of my latest business information workshop held on November 15th, 2012 in London. The set of slides that was the starting point for the workshop can be found on authorSTREAM at http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/karenblakeman-1601945-business-information-key-web-resources/ Zanran http://zanran.com/ A search tool for  identifying charts, graphs and tables of data […]

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Karen Blakeman on November 12th, 2012

The October issue of Tales from the Terminal Room is now available at http://www.rba.co.uk/tfttr/archives/2012/oct2012.shtml In this issue: Google search to get more personal Oi, Google! NO!! Visuwords online graphical dictionary Twitter Notes Apart from the Twitter Notes, the other articles have already appeared on this blog.

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