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Re: Tracking semantic web uptake

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 2 May 2003 06:10:17 -0400 (EDT)
To: Dave Reynolds <der@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
cc: public-esw <public-esw@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0305020608310.22723-100000@tux.w3.org>

AOL Time Warner Inc. has, I believe, Some RDF capacity in its browser,
"Netscape". (You've probably heard of it :) I don't know anything more useful
than that, but since the three groups do things like dealig with documents
which can be in multiple forms that might be their real use...



On Thu, 1 May 2003, Dave Reynolds wrote:

>Is anyone aware of any groups tracking commercial take up of semantic web
>Some of the applications we included in our applications survey report were
>commercial but I sure there are lots more that weren't covered in that.
>In particular, I was intrigued to notice this quote in an Interweek article on
>the Semantic Web:
>   "But W3C spokeswoman Janet Daly said RDF technologies are in use today
>    by AOL Time Warner Inc., Hearst Corp. and LexisNexis. "
>Anyone know what any of these people are using RDF for?

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