A listing of some of the software applications I developed that are currently still in use.
Intercat – An Enterprise Content Management System
Intercat was designed as in-house content management system, now bootstrapped, and is used for the following websites; SpaceRef, NASA Watch, The Astrobiology Web and SpaceRef Business. It is not publicly available.
HyperixScoop – A Toolkit for Hypertext Data Discovery
Since 1995 I’ve been programming web crawlers to perform various data discovery jobs for me. These programs written in Perl and Python constitute a toolkit I call Voyageur. Currently I have two primary programs for hypertext crawling:
HypericScoop – Used for discovery and general hypertext crawling. Here’s the user agent tag:
Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; HyperixScoop/1.7; +https://spaceq.ca/hyperixscoop)
HyperixScoop-Newscrawler – Used for news hypertext crawling. Here’s the user agent tag:
Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; HyperixScoop-Newscrawler/0.6; +https://spaceq.ca/hyperixscoop)