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Re: Linked Data Shopping List

From: Yves Raimond <yves.raimond@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2008 11:48:28 +0100
Message-ID: <82593ac00806180348x148e9438kb8a19fc6dee802b5@mail.gmail.com>
To: "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>

Hello!

>> Tim just gave a great keynote here at Linked Data Planet here in NYC,
>> including highlights such as stating again that Linked Open Data is "the
>> semantic web done right", and "a paradigm shift all over again" - great
>> encouragement (not that we need any ;) for all the hard work put in by
>> everyone in the LOD community :)
>>
>> One of the other things Tim raised was the idea of having a "Linked Data
>> Shopping List", capturing government, commercial or community data sets that
>> we want to see published as Linked Data, perhaps as a basis for some kind of
>> campaign/initiative to pursue this. With this in mind I've started a list and
>> seeded it with one of my favourite non-Linked Data data sets:
>>
>> http://community.linkeddata.org/MediaWiki/index.php?ShoppingList
>>


Cool :-) I maintain a list of datasets I'd wish could be available on
the data web at http://del.icio.us/moustaki/linking-open-data
I just selected the most relevant of them (mainly related to music)
and added them to the wiki.

Cheers!
y
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