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RE: [SKOS] requirement for multimedia annotations

From: Miles, AJ \(Alistair\) <A.J.Miles@rl.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 21 Mar 2007 11:19:02 -0000
Message-ID: <677CE4DD24B12C4B9FA138534E29FB1D0285A336@exchange11.fed.cclrc.ac.uk>
To: "Daniel Rubin" <rubin@med.stanford.edu>, "SWD WG" <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
Cc: <public-esw-thes@w3.org>

Hi Daniel,

Actually I meant using multimedia objects to annotate concepts, rather
than the other way around.

Sorry, reading my email again, it's pretty ambiguous. Which is not to
say that use cases for annotating images and image regions aren't
equally important :)

Cheers,

Alistair.

--
Alistair Miles
Research Associate
CCLRC - Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
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Chilton
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Email: a.j.miles@rl.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)1235 445440  

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Daniel Rubin [mailto:rubin@med.stanford.edu] 
> Sent: 21 March 2007 03:05
> To: Miles, AJ (Alistair); SWD WG
> Cc: public-esw-thes@w3.org
> Subject: Re: [SKOS] requirement for multimedia annotations
> 
> Alistair,
> Actually, I have a use case related to the need to annotate entire 
> images and image regions using terminologies.
> Daniel
> 
> At 05:49 AM 3/20/2007, Miles, AJ \(Alistair\) wrote:
> 
> >Hi all,
> >
> >I've been thinking for a while that SKOS ought to provide flexible
> >support for annotations with arbitrary multimedia content, 
> but I haven't
> >had time to develop a suitable use case. However, I just noticed that
> >the W3C glossaries in RDF (which use SKOS) require support 
> for fragments
> >of HTML as the content of annotations:
> >
> >http://www.w3.org/2003/03/glossary-project/data/glossaries/hy
> pertext-ter
> >ms.rdf
> >http://www.w3.org/2003/03/glossary-project/data/glossaries/
> >
> >The W3C glossaries use case only requires HTML annotation content
> >("application/xhtml+xml"), but SKOS ought to support arbitrary MIME
> >types.
> >
> >Does anyone else have potential use cases requiring annotations with
> >multimedia content - text, HTML fragments, SSML, MathML, 
> images, video,
> >audio ... ? I'd like to see this become a requirement for SKOS, so a
> >concrete use case (in addition to W3C glossaries) would be really
> >helpful. Otherwise I'll try to invent something plausible.
> >
> >Cheers,
> >
> >Alistair.
> >
> >--
> >Alistair Miles
> >Research Associate
> >CCLRC - Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
> >Building R1 Room 1.60
> >Fermi Avenue
> >Chilton
> >Didcot
> >Oxfordshire OX11 0QX
> >United Kingdom
> >Web: http://purl.org/net/aliman
> >Email: a.j.miles@rl.ac.uk
> >Tel: +44 (0)1235 445440
> 
> 
> 
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