Category Archives: Cofundos

Semantic Web Journal launched

A short while ago the Semantic Web Journal was launched. Pascal Hitzler and Krzysztof Janowicz are editors-in-chief and AKSW’s Sören Auer serves on the editorial board. The journal published by IOS Press differs from other journals, in particular, since it … Continue reading

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Open Knowledge Conference 2010

OKCon, now in its fifth year, is the interdisciplinary conference that brings together individuals from across the open knowledge spectrum for a day of presentations and workshops. Open knowledge promises significant social and economic benefits in a wide range of … Continue reading

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ParticipatoryResearch initiative launched

This ParticipatoryResearch initiative launched by AKSW aims at developing and promoting the concept of stakeholder-driven research. Goals are to (1) develop a prediction market model for research funding, (2) implement a Web platform for organising this market and the participatory … Continue reading

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Article about Cofundos in this years OpenSourceJahrbuch edition

This years edition of the renowned German OpenSourceJahrbuch contains an overview article about Cofundos (in German).

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Interview regarding

The Semantic Web School just published an interview with Cofundos founder Sören Auer on Cofundos and the vision of participatory R&D. Read the interview here.

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Embed into your Website

We released a kiosk modus for Cofundos today, which allows to embed the complete functionality into your Web site. This is realized by defining an HTML template which should be used for the kiosk and one (or multiple tags) … Continue reading

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Michael Haschke ( redesigned We hope the new Cofundos layout is clearer, better scalable and generally more consistent. It was developed according to the guidelines of W3C’s Web Accessibility Initiative. The new theme is completely based on CSS and … Continue reading

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More than 8.000 visitors is now online for the first week and we would like to take the chance to thank everybody who has registered and to give you some updates. We are very happy, that Cofundos got some coverage in news channels … Continue reading

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Open-source innovation platform is a novel platform for spurring innovation and development of open-source software. It can have quite an impact on open-source and web collaboration in general: is about revealing bright ideas regarding the development of open-source software and attracting … Continue reading

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