The latest news from and about MAYA

WTAS 2005

Jul 20 2005

In Calgary, Alberta, Seung Chan Lim attends the annual IASTED conference on Web Technologies, Applications, and Services to show how rich Web applications can be built using the black box composition paradigm.

Avoiding Renovator’s Remorse: Home Networking

Jul 16 2005

Contrasts Eaton | Home Heartbeat with expensive, complicated systems.

Tides Foundation

Jun 30 2005

Josh Knauer gives a talk in San Francisco, CA on “Creating Compelling Cases for Environmental Action” using the Information Commons.

Where 2.0

Jun 20 2005

Josh Knauer, MAYA’s Director of Ddvanced Development, gave a talk at the O’Reilly & Associates conference in San Franciso, CA entitled “InfoCommons: An Open Platform for Public Data.”

ACL 2005 Workshop on Deep Lexical Acquisition

Jun 10 2005

Deeper into data mining, Dominic Widdows teaches computers to recognize idioms in everyday texts, sharing this work with other researchers from the Association for Computational Linguistics.

InfoCommons

Jun 01 2005

Audio interview with Josh Knauer about MAYA’s Information Commons.

AAACL/ICAME Conference

May 30 2005

At the American Association of Applied Corpus Linguistics, Dominic Widdows presents joint work with Dr. Peter Lucas, showing how MAYA Design’s architecture for pervasive information access can be used for large scale document sharing and classification projects.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

The Next Generation of Right to Know: Advancing the Agenda

May 20 2005

Josh Knauer speaks to people and organizations dealing with toxic-substance data about MAYA’s innovative approach to information sharing and dissemination.

Library of Congress

Apr 30 2005

MAYA founder Peter Lucas was invited by the Library of Congress to present a talk about “Two Embarrassingly Basic Problems for the Information Commons.”

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Constant Reminder

Apr 20 2005

“Seems to be the perfect solution…It’s such a simple system (very Apple Computer-esque), yet I can see it being very powerful.”