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Google Summer of Code 2013 Code for America

Automated Data Matching - Building Web Interface for Data Matching Client

by Nikit Saraf for Code for America

As described on the Project Idea’s Page “Governments have a lot of data that has been keep in different “silos”, part of the power of these dataset goes beyond using 1 dataset alone, but mashing them up.” Since these open datasets cater specific needs such as dataset of all the registered Businesses in San Francisco and dataset of all the Restaurants in San Francisco, there is a need to mash up those datasets to get more analytical insights, better visualisation and draw the broken links. The main goal of this project is to create a Data Matching Client built on top of “Dedupe”