Editor's Note: Warwickshire County Council in the UK recently began to open up their local public data, as part of a wider Open Government Data intiative being spearheaded by Tim Berners-Lee. This Guest Post post by Graham Hyde describes his entry in the Hack Warwickshire competition, which opened on May 1, in search of exciting applications, web sites, mashups, and visualizations built using Warwickshire Open Data. Graham is an Applications Database Analyst, Warwickshire County Council, and you can email Graham. See the Editor's Notes for information on Yahoo! Pipes.
It comes to something when you weep tears of joy, not sorrow, after plotting a Warwickshire-shaped group of points on a map in the middle of the Indian Ocean. Thats what you get it you mix up latitude and longitude. And equally, thats what you get if you all but recently believed a mashup was just something you did with tea.
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