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Old 2nd January 2014, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by RobF View Post
If the site just linked back to the original data without trying to collect and republish the data then it may solve both issues... the desire to have a site where you can find many results, and the desire for competition formats to keep control of their own data, sponsorship and data protection policies.

Placing the input and control into a 3rd party, aside from the raised issues, raises others, like what happens if the site goes down, or loses the data, or chooses one day not to continue. What if someone else comes along, and either does the same thing, or decides to offer cash or sponsorship, or buy the site out? What if the site decides to exclude a format?
Vey good point Rob, open source the tool and render local as well would cover that.