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From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2009 19:01:17 -0400
Message-ID: <49DFCFBD.806@openlinksw.com>
To: Aldo Bucchi <aldo.bucchi@gmail.com>
CC: public-lod@w3.org
Aldo Bucchi wrote:
> Kingsley,
>
> [SNIP]
>> Anyway, Semantic Web issues are now "water under the bridge" in my world
>> view, the big MO is behind Linked Data and we should simply carry this into
>> related and vital realms such as OWL (the TBox side is very important), but
>> do so with pragmatism and coherence. We know this works, based on the Linked
>> Data journey experience.
>>
>> This community has succeeded were alternative approaches have failed. We
>> must never forget that when moving forward.
>>     
>
> Yes I agree, this is old stuff. I was just looking back for a second.
> There are so many things I never got to say that I sometimes try to
> slip them in here.
>
> I have to admit that regarding the *Macro* TBox aspect I am only now
> starting to pay attention. My imagination needs some more training to
> understand where this is going to take us in the mid term.
> ( I have groked the ABox aspect for 5 years now, but the other one
> quickly leads me to AI and out of my comfort zone ).
>   
But it will be a comfortable zone (as its value will become much 
clearer) now that we have a Linked Data substrate :-)
> This community is amazing ;)
>   
> I would put all my chips on the table for you anytime now.
> ( wait... I already am! )
>   

LOL!

Kingsley
> A.
>
>   
>> Kingsley
>>     
>>> Regards,
>>> A
>>>
>>> On Thu, Apr 9, 2009 at 10:00 AM, Tom Heath <tom.heath@talis.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>       
>>>> Hi Daniel,
>>>>
>>>> 2009/4/9 Daniel Schwabe <dschwabe@inf.puc-rio.br>:
>>>>
>>>>         
>>>>> Dear all,
>>>>> this may be old stuff, but I was surprised to read
>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.intelligententerprise.com/blog/archives/2009/02/semantic_web_sn.html...
>>>>>
>>>>>           
>>>> Me too!
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>         
>>>>> He does have some points...
>>>>>
>>>>>           
>>>> In 99% of cases with respect to me he doesn't ;)
>>>>
>>>> As I say in my response on his blog (copied into that post of mine
>>>> that Juan refers to) I agree that we, the Semantic Web community, have
>>>> not always done as much as we could in the dog food department, but
>>>> that has been changing rapidly since 2006 and we should keep
>>>> up/increase the pace.
>>>>
>>>> I won't comment on that blog post any further here; it's already
>>>> sapped too many hours of my life :)
>>>>
>>>> Cheers,
>>>>
>>>> Tom.
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Dr Tom Heath
>>>> Researcher
>>>> Platform Division
>>>> Talis Information Ltd
>>>> T: 0870 400 5000
>>>> W: http://www.talis.com/
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>         
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>> --
>>
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Kingsley Idehen       Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
>> President & CEO OpenLink Software     Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
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Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	      Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
President & CEO 
OpenLink Software     Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
Received on Friday, 10 April 2009 23:01:54 UTC

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