Announcing WWW::Metaweb - Perl interface to the Metaweb API (Freebase)

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If anyone hasn't seen Freebase ( - go have a look if
you're interested in data, then read on - or read on if you're

WWW::Metaweb provides nicer (and varied) ways of accessing the Metaweb
API. It aims to provide an easy to use middle layer, so you don't have
to deal with nasty things like JSON strings or HTTP requests when all
you really want to do is access all the cool data that Freebase holds
and jam it into a perl script.

Version 0.02 - with a bucket load of fixes and extra additions - is
now on CPAN at:


I hope that all you information boffins out there have fun.


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