[okfn-labs] [ANN] WikipediaJS - a small Javascript library for accessing information in Wikipedia articles

Daniel Lombraña González teleyinex at gmail.com
Fri Sep 7 07:29:34 UTC 2012


Great idea!! This will be awesome also for Popcorn.JS and other libraries
:-) One issue: I've tried the demo and it didn't work in Firefox 15 while
it works perfectly well in Chrome. The error reported by Firefox is the

[09:27:20.207] TypeError: dict is undefined @

I've opened a Github issue about this bug:



On Thu, Sep 6, 2012 at 7:53 PM, Rufus Pollock <rufus.pollock at okfn.org>wrote:

> A quick announce of WikipediaJS, a simple JS library for accessing
> information in Wikipedia articles such as dates, places etc, which I
> put together in some spare time last weekend:
> <http://okfnlabs.org/wikipediajs/>
> It is, in essence, a small wrapper around the data and APIs of the
> DBPedia project and it is they who have done all the heavy lifting of
> extracting structured data from Wikipedia - huge credit and thanks to
> DBPedia folks!
> A demo is included and to see it already in action here's a link (look
> down the page!):
> <
> http://okfnlabs.org/wikipediajs/?url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Normandy_landings
> >
> Source code is on github:
> <https://github.com/okfn/wikipediajs>
> One of my reasons for creating WikipediaJS is that I think it can be
> useful in Timeliner and other apps as a way to quickly add new items
> to your timeline.
> Regards,
> Rufus
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Por favor, NO utilice formatos de archivo propietarios para el
intercambio de documentos, como DOC y XLS, sino PDF, HTML, RTF, TXT, CSV
o cualquier otro que no obligue a utilizar un programa de un
fabricante concreto para tratar la información contenida en él.
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