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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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3taps Democratizes Exchange Data

Written on April 05, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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One day, all public exchange data will be available for access with the help of 3taps. Sweet!

The Web is full of “exchange data”, starting from a job listing in Craiglist to a jailbreak code in Twitter. However, each site provides its own way of hosting the same information. That said, the end-user is left to visit each site and access it. For developers, the data is inaccessible and held captive.

Hence, Greg Kidd, founder and CEO of 3taps pointed out that this data should be publicly available, and with that comes Data Commons.

Launched yesterday at Data 2.0 conference in San Francisco, California, 3taps offers a platform that collects an exchange data for distribution in an attempt to democratize them.

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