It doesn’t seem like saying goodbye to a service is something that you get to do very often. Iterating and…Read more on Ermintrude not to say goodbye
It has been a little while since one of these, but I wanted to do any update on some of…Read more on ONS website updates: 14 May 2019
My talk at Product People West & South 14 Nov 2018 Rob Chambers, Product manager, ONS website and APIs As…Read more on Product People West & South: Product for APIs, what’s the difference?
Most users come to our site with a question, for which they believe some data is the answer. The best…Read more on What’s wrong with the way we publish data?
This is a companion post to the one Andy has published outlining ‘why’ we have built the API, and a…Read more on Using the new Beta ONS API
As you may have already seen we recently launched our separate API and developer site in Beta. I wanted to…Read more on Beta API: An introduction
Our latest sprint was the final one of the Data Discovery Alpha and included significant updates to the latest iteration of our…Read more on Sprint note: 15-28 March 2017
So I have got a little behind writing these and in an effort to catch up will be doing a…Read more on Sprint notes: a catch-up
This sprint was a bit of a counter to the last sprint with a wider focus and more smaller developments, rather…Read more on Sprint note: 18-31 Jan 2017
Our first sprint of 2017 saw us hit a really important milestone with the Data Discovery Alpha. As mentioned in previous posts we have been aiming to get a ‘thin slice’ up and running to prove the concept of what we are doing and give us a base to build upon. In this case the slice we have been aiming for takes us from loading a CSV file (containing the stats) through to making a selection from the dataset dimensions on the website and downloading this customised data.Read more on Sprintnote: 4-17 Jan 2017