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What’s new in Tracker 1.2?

Every 6 months or so we produce a new stable release and for Tracker 1.2 we had some new exciting work being introduced. For those that don’t know of Tracker, it is a semantic data storage and search engine for

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The hidden pearls of Tracker (#2)

It is a very little advertized fact that Tracker can handle RSS feeds. Tracker handles RSS feeds through the mfo ontology, which defines the information structures to store feeds and all information associated to its syndicated data. This piece of

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Sandboxing your data in Tracker

For a while now, I’ve wanted to keep my personal and test data separate as well as the stable and unstable versions of the Tracker project installed in parallel for maintenance reasons. Tracker is a search engine and metadata database

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Standardizing Media Art Thumbnailing & Caching

Since before 2009, Lanedo has been coordinating contributions on the Tracker project (a search engine and metadata storage for user’s data). After recent community debates, I created libmediaart based on the sources that existed in Tracker. Thumbnails, media art and

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