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From: Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 12:19:51 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <1309288791.86238.YahooMailClassic@web112608.mail.gq1.yahoo.com>
To: "W3C eGov Interest Group \(All\)" <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
Cc: GLD Chairs <team-gld-chairs@w3.org>
A philosophy for Community, Open Data and Work/Life Balance can be found in Sir William Thomson's lecture on "The Tides" back in 1882 [1].  At the time, Tide Tables were a keen (National/Empire) Security and Commercial concern.  They remain crucial to saving fuel and engine maintenance.

--Gannon

[1] http://zapatopi.net/kelvin/papers/the_tides.html

--- On Sat, 6/25/11, Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com> wrote:

> From: Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com>
> Subject: Community Directory Tool
> To: "W3C eGov Interest Group (All)" <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
> Cc: "GLD Chairs" <team-gld-chairs@w3.org>
> Date: Saturday, June 25, 2011, 12:36 PM
> UNESCO has designated 901 World
> Heritage Sites.  There is a KML file available, but
> it's not quite suitable for a Community Point of
> Interest.  The list however would be a very nice
> start.
> 
> Ningaloo National Marine Park in Australia just made the
> list. It doesn't seem like a place you would want to crawl
> out of after dark.
> 
> 1 Down 900 to go ...
> 
> http://www.rustprivacy.org/2011/phase/ningaloo-au.html
> 
> --Gannon
> 
> 
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