However, I am drawn to write this entry by another small point. Having discussed the origins and uses of 'open data' as an expression, he suggests:
I think the current usages are sufficiently close that we should try to bring them together. Comments here would be useful. Maybe a Wikipedia article would help? [Unilever Centre for Molecular Informatics, Cambridge - petermr’s blog » Blog Archive » Open Data - the time has come]This impulse is not untypical; it seems to be a recognized way of establishing some shared understanding of a topic to write a Wikipedia article about it.