Author Archives: Tom Mortimer-Jones

Mastering space and time with jQuery deferreds

Recently Zarino and I were pairing on making improvements to a new scraping tool on ScraperWiki. We were working on some code that allows the person using the tool to pick out parts of some scraped data in order to … Continue reading

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ScraperWiki Downtime

In order to allow for essential maintenance (our diggers been digging the web for so long it’s in dire need of an MOT!) we’re going to have to take the ScraperWiki website down for a short amount of time on … Continue reading

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ScraperWiki adds Ruby as its third language

We’re very pleased to announce the third official ScraperWiki language is Ruby! Continue reading

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Video: Liverpool Hacks and Hackers Hack Day

Liverpool John Moores University Open Labs has just released a video of our Hacks Meet Hackers event that took place in Liverpool last month. The video gives a flavour of what happened when journalist, bloggers, software developers and artists came … Continue reading

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