Original Dataset

data

These are both dumps from the Virtual Worlds timeline on that date. As I recall the RSS version is very primitive, just text, the JSON has all the metadata and links.

You can find the current version of the timeline at: nethistory.org, then click on 'view in dipity'.

Field Value Distributions

eid 147x unique

username 147x'50bd56d682b4c670'

title 147x unique

utc_ts 2x'315561600', 3x'410245200', 2x'441792000', 2x'1009861200', 2x'1072933200', 4x'1104555600', 3x'1136091600', 3x'1167627600', 2x'1188619200', 2x'1199163600', 2x'-94676400', 120x unique

descrptn 8x'', 139x unique

link 8x'', 8x'http://design.osu.edu/carlson/history/lesson17.html', 2x'http://original.britannica.com/eb/article-253105/virtual-reality', 3x'http://www.pelicancrossing.com', 126x unique

img_url 28x'', 119x unique

media_url 121x'', 2x'null', 24x unique

year 16x'2008', 2x'1967', 2x'1968', 2x'1974', 2x'1975', 3x'1982', 4x'1983', 3x'1984', 3x'1985', 2x'1986', 2x'1987', 3x'1989', 2x'1990', 2x'1992', 4x'1994', 4x'1995', 3x'1996', 2x'1997', 7x'1999', 3x'2000', 2x'2001', 4x'2002', 5x'2003', 5x'2004', 5x'2005', 10x'2006', 18x'2007', 2x'1980', 25x unique

month 78x'1', 7x'12', 3x'3', 8x'4', 8x'5', 8x'6', 6x'2', 6x'8', 7x'9', 3x'10', 6x'11', 7x'7'

day 95x'1', 3x'31', 2x'6', 3x'7', 3x'8', 2x'10', 3x'14', 3x'15', 5x'2', 3x'17', 2x'21', 2x'23', 3x'24', 2x'25', 2x'26', 5x'16', 9x unique

hour 142x'0', 2x'23', 3x'null'

minute 144x'0', 3x'null'

second 143x'0.000', 4x'null'

dur 143x'', 4x'null'

res 143x'', 4x'null'

hash 147x''

score 92x'0', 16x'1', 16x'2', 11x'3', 2x'4', 6x'5', 3x'-1', 1x unique

creation_date 5x'1223970741', 21x'1223970743', 23x'1223970744', 15x'1223970745', 20x'1223970746', 22x'1223970742', 17x'1223970748', 20x'1223970747', 4x unique

modified_date 5x'1223970741', 21x'1223970743', 23x'1223970744', 15x'1223970745', 20x'1223970746', 19x'1223970747', 22x'1223970742', 16x'1223970748', 6x unique

tid 147x'b0dcacb119acaece'

te_score 92x'0', 16x'1', 16x'2', 11x'3', 2x'4', 6x'5', 3x'-1', 1x unique

sig 66x''

datetime 2x'1967', 2x'1968', 4x'1983', 3x'1984', 2x'1986', 2x'1987', 2x'1989', 2x'1990', 3x'1994', 2x'1995', 2x'1999', 2x'2000', 2x'2002', 2x'2004', 4x'2005', 3x'2006', 3x'2007', 2x'2008', 2x'May 2007', 2x'September 2007', 99x unique

type 147x'dip'

location 124x'', 2x'Illinois', 2x'China', 19x unique

lat_lon 124x'', 2x'39.7393,-89.266508', 2x'35.86166,104.195397', 19x unique

specificity 56x'd', 73x'y', 18x'm'

disp_date 2x'1967', 2x'1968', 4x'1983', 3x'1984', 2x'1986', 2x'1987', 2x'1989', 2x'1990', 3x'1994', 2x'1995', 2x'1999', 2x'2000', 2x'2002', 2x'2004', 4x'2005', 3x'2006', 3x'2007', 2x'2008', 2x'Apr 24, 2007', 2x'May 2007', 2x'Sep 2007', 2x'Jun 2008', 2x'Jul 8, 2008', 93x unique

timelines 147x''

parents 147x'ebccb3c3e9d406cc'