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This blog is essential reading for contributors, editors, reviewers and staff of partner projects. It's where we'll announce site-wide projects, major maintenance work, new site or dataset features, and community events.

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189 place and location updates

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 01:54 PM
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Manual reconciliation yields more coordinate improvements

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KML formatting for search results

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Search results can now be had as KML and viewed in Google Earth

KML formatting for search results - Read More…

Praise for Pleiades spin-off software

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Programmers are saying nice things about Shapely

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Milecastles project completed

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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We've imported the milecastle and turret data compiled by Scott Vanderbilt

Milecastles project completed - Read More…

Map 35 bibliography imported

by Tom Elliott last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Map 35 bibliography imported - Read More…

Monitoring the editorial process: 2

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Part 2 in a series of recipes for getting information about the editorial process out of Pleiades

Monitoring the editorial process: 2 - Read More…

Get help

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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We're making the site more helpful

Get help - Read More…

Pleiades site upgrade 2011-02-07

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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The Pleiades site will be read-only from 15:00-21:00 UTC on February 7

Pleiades site upgrade 2011-02-07 - Read More…

Coordinates upgrades for Tarentum and Oasis Magna

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Latest results in the reward program

Coordinates upgrades for Tarentum and Oasis Magna - Read More…

Site theme and navigation changes

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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We hope you appreciate the cleaner layout and simpler navigation

Site theme and navigation changes - Read More…

Coordinates for contributions reward program

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Here's the deal: contribute to places now and we'll prioritize coordinate upgrades for their neighborhoods

Coordinates for contributions reward program - Read More…

Coordinate upgrades for Latium and Campania

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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508 places have been relocated with coordinates from the Digital Atlas of Roman and Medieval Civilizations

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First coordinates from DARMC

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Places of Britannia have coordinates from the Digital Atlas of Roman and Medieval Civilizations

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Place detail upgrades

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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We've made sweeping upgrades to the details field of places

Place detail upgrades - Read More…

Introducing modern names

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Adding modern names into the mix to improve reusability of resources

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Maps 38, 65 updates and new batch process

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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We've used map directories 38 and 65 as a successful trial of bulk location precision upgrades

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Daily dumps of locations, names, and places

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Tabular snapshots of resources for researchers

Daily dumps of locations, names, and places - Read More…

Round 2 sub-milestone

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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We've finished the import of all named and unnamed point-like features

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Imported map directory 55

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Thessalia-Boeotia

Imported map directory 55 - Read More…

Monitoring the editorial process

by Sean Gillies last modified May 18, 2012 09:54 AM
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Part 1 in a series of recipes for getting information about the editorial process out of Pleiades

Monitoring the editorial process - Read More…