Science Commons News: An Open Data project from Google?
Kaitlin Thaney, March 9th, 2007
From the Science Commons blog:
In a recent BBC article, Google’s Chris DiBona talked about a new program under development to help ameliorate some of the transfer problems in moving enormous data sets – up to 120,000 gigabytes worth.
The project has not been released to the public, but would involve taking massive data sets, copying the sets, and keeping the data in open form – whether under a Creative Commons license or some other format. [...]