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We’re sponsoring the first Autumn Hackathon

October 19, 2011 by


We’re sponsoring the first Automn Hackathon in London this weekend: a Javascript, JSON, and Node.js gathering at the Central Working. As I write, some spaces are still available. The Autumn Hackathon is the first in a series of technology hack days, bringing together developers to pool their talents to create new ideas and applications. Judges […]

Join us for a Query Barn-Raising

October 10, 2011 by


*Update* Today, we’re  having our first virtual barn-raising event. The goal is to add value to datasets, and today’s task is to contribute useful or interesting queries to as many datasets as possible. There is a new timeline visualisation up on the site, which follows newly-created queries as they’re added. The name of the query-creator […]

Kasabi at SemTech London

August 26, 2011 by


In a few weeks (26-27 September, to be precise), a fair chunk of the Kasabi team will be at the Semantic Technology and Business conference in Hotel Russell. Talis is sponsoring the event, a couple of us are giving talks, and we’ll be at a stand in the exhibition hall alongside Talis’ consulting team. We’ve […]

Welcoming Benjamin Nowack to Team Kasabi

August 18, 2011 by


A start-up is defined by its team. The success, drive and ambition required to make a startup successful comes from the team and its shared vision of making a really great product. I’ve been working hard recently to find additional talented people to join Team Kasabi. Benjamin Nowack should be known to everyone who has […]

Service Outage 07 Aug 2011

August 8, 2011 by


This Sunday there was a major outage at the Amazon EC2 hosting site in Dublin, Ireland, from about 7pm to 12pm BST  (read more here : This is where the Kasabi API servers are hosted, and we had some service downtime as a result (though the website at was unaffected). Apparently, lightning hit a local power […]

We’re Recruiting!

June 27, 2011 by


Want to work in a small, fun team with big ambitions? Interested in joining Team Kasabi to help us turn Kasabi into a great platform for data providers and developers? Well we’re currently recruiting for two people to join the team. The first role is a Drupal Engineer. The Kasabi web application is currently built on […]

Open Government Hackday

June 22, 2011 by


We’re keen to start showing off Kasabi to as many people as possible. So over the coming months you can expect to see us at a number of events, as well as running some of our own. We’re pleased to announce the first event, which will be a hack day themed around Open Government data. […]

Kasabi Public Beta

June 3, 2011 by


We’re about to move into the next phase of development of Kasabi, switching from the private beta that we launched at the end of March into a full public beta. This morning we’ve rolled out a new openly accessible version of the site which is at As a key milestone for the public beta, […]

Private Beta

March 21, 2011 by


Well, we’ve taken yet another big step (though one we’ve been hinting at for a while). Following the Hackday last week, we’ve officially invited our first round of developers to join us in our Private Beta. If you haven’t got an invite, and would like to take part, make sure you’ve registered your interest on […]

Follow us on Twitter and Github

January 12, 2011 by


Like any new service we’re planning to use existing social media services to share insights into what we’re working on. We have two twitter accounts that we’ll be using to share information from the site: @TeamKasabi — this will be our main twitter account, shared by the whole team. We’ll be using this for key […]


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