Note Taking Software

November 27, 2016 by Datopian There are a number of note-taking applications in the market, but if you are a power user, it can be hard to find exactly the “right solution”. Depending on your needs, you may want to use several different applications – none of which will usually integrate together in any helpful […]

Comparison Contact Forms

Contact form providers

October 9, 2016 by Datopian Finding open source software that creates both beautiful and customised contact forms for your website is tricky. Software that allows you to store responses, inform you of new contact requests, enables you to have various forms under one login, allows you to get back to contacts in a click, and, […]


September Update!

October 3, 2016 by Datopian We are now in the 11th week of our Official Inquiries project. This month, we managed to introduce a simple search feature to the website, that will allow visitors to the site to search the text inquiries we have up. Meanwhile, we conducted a review of text extraction tools. The […]

PDF tools

Testing PDF Extraction Tools

September 7, 2016 by Datopian We are now 8 weeks into the Official Inquiries project. One of the most time-consuming challenges the project faces is that of turning PDF files of inquiries into clean, readable text. Converting a PDF file into a text file is not a simple matter of changing a file extension or […]