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Re: Linked Data Glossary is published!

From: Bernadette Hyland <bhyland@3roundstones.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 11:50:36 -0400
Cc: public-ldp-wg@w3.org, egov-ig mailing list <public-egov-ig@w3.org>, W3C public GLD WG WG <public-gld-wg@w3.org>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
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To: paoladimaio10@googlemail.com
Hi Paolo,
Oh like that idea of annotations a lot!  I don't want to get ahead of myself here but assuming the Open Data Directory CG is happy to publish the glossary as LOD from the w3.org namespace, we can readily incorporate a new feature supporting the open annotations spec as nanopublications using Callimachus (the FLOSS data platform that the Open Data Directory is built on).  That would be a nice exemplar and certainly a good demonstration of LOD in the wild.

Thank you for the suggestion and we'll report back on progress this summer.  Maybe you can test the future implementation & see if the workflow makes sense?

Cheers,

Bernadette

On Jun 27, 2013, at 12:54 PM, Paola Di Maio <paola.dimaio@gmail.com> wrote:

> yep
> 
> great work, B and all
> a starting point, and hopefully a valuable learning /teaching resource as well
>  #webscience #learning
> -  could it be useful perhaps to find a way of quickly add annotations to the terms, so that when things crop up, input from (registered?)  users can be recorded, and considered in future iterations
> 
> cheers
> 
> P
> 
> 
> On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 8:38 PM, Bernadette Hyland <bhyland@3roundstones.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> On behalf of the editors, I'm pleased to announce the publication of the peer-reviewed Linked Data Glossary published as a W3C Working Group Note effective 27-June-2013.[1]  
> 
> We hope this document serves as a useful glossary containing terms defined and used to describe Linked Data, and its associated vocabularies and best practices for publishing structured data on the Web.  
> 
> The LD Glossary is intended to help foster constructive discussions between the Web 2.0 and 3.0 developer communities, encouraging all of us appreciate the application of different technologies for different use cases.  We hope the glossary serves as a useful starting point in your discussions about data sharing on the Web.
> 
> Finally, the editors are grateful to David Wood for contributing the initial glossary terms from Linking Government Data, (Springer 2011). The editors wish to also thank members of the Government Linked Data Working Group with special thanks to the reviewers and contributors: Thomas Baker, Hadley Beeman, Richard Cyganiak, Michael Hausenblas, Sandro Hawke, Benedikt Kaempgen, James McKinney, Marios Meimaris, Jindrich Mynarz and Dave Reynolds who diligently iterated the W3C Linked Data Glossary in order to create a foundation of terms upon which to discuss and better describe the Web of Data.  If there is anyone that the editors inadvertently overlooked in this list, please accept our apologies. 
> 
> Thank you one & all!
> 
> Sincerely,
> Bernadette Hyland, 3 Round Stones
> Ghislain Atemezing, EURECOM
> Michael Pendleton, US Environmental Protection Agency
> Biplav Srivastava, IBM
> 
> W3C Government Linked Data Working Group
> Charter: http://www.w3.org/2011/gld/
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/ld-glossary/
> 
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