W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-lod@w3.org > November 2008

Pushing back into Wikipedia? Re: ANN: DBpedia 3.2 release, including DBpedia Ontology and RDF links to Freebase

From: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 11:46:05 -0500
Cc: public-lod@w3.org, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>, dbpedia-discussion@lists.sourceforge.net
Message-Id: <48461C39-9B98-4ED0-A255-A248F4E07AB1@w3.org>
To: "Chris Bizer" <chris@bizer.de>

Chis et al,

Congratulations on the release -- it sounds like a substantial step  
up, and yet another boost for the world of linked data!

Now that there has been so much clean-up work which has been done, has  
there been any discussion of pushing back the cleanliness into the  
wikipedia pages themselves, so that the wikipedia gains in consistency?

Keep up the good work!

Tim



On 2008-11 -17, at 07:11, Chris Bizer wrote:

> As there is a big overlap between DBpedia and
> Freebase, we have added 2.4 million RDF links to DBpedia pointing at  
> the
> corresponding things in Freebase.
Received on Tuesday, 18 November 2008 13:03:36 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Wednesday, 7 January 2015 15:15:53 UTC