figshare allows users to upload any file format to be made visualisable in the browser so that figures, datasets, media, papers, posters, presentations and filesets can be disseminated in a way that the current scholarly publishing model does not allow.
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A really important update to the scientific publishing process: figshare.com allows researchers to share data, negative results #bigwinTim O'Reilly
Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media
figshare is one of the greatest new tools for scientistsJason Snyder
Post-doc, University of Toronto
figshare has changed the way I think about publishing. Now I see endless possibilitiesAnthony Salvagno
PhD Student, University of New Mexico