Factoids and entitoids
More information about factoids can be found in the article PROSO: prosopograpic records by Gioele Barabucci and Jacopo Zingoni, presented at ACM DH-CASE 2013.
The term factoid has originally been introduced in the article Texts into databases: the evolving field of new-style prosopography by John Bradley and Harold Short.
factoid Ruby library simplifies
the development of software projects that use factoids and entitoids.