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Re: Facebook Linked Data

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2011 14:29:38 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhKPuojDbXZ33m+csHGAxEZ+VD2yoBiZQ+fid7pJOboDyg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jesse Weaver <weavej3@rpi.edu>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org, public-lod@w3.org
On 23 September 2011 14:09, Jesse Weaver <weavej3@rpi.edu> wrote:
> APOLOGIES FOR CROSS-POSTING
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> I would like to bring to subscribers' attention that Facebook now
> supports RDF with Linked Data URIs from its Graph API.  The RDF is in
> Turtle syntax, and all of the HTTP(S) URIs in the RDF are dereferenceable
> in accordance with httpRange-14.  Please take some time to check it out.
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> If you have a vanity URL (mine is jesserweaver), you can get RDF about you:
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> curl -H 'Accept: text/turtle' http://graph.facebook.com/<vanity-url>
> curl -H 'Accept: text/turtle' http://graph.facebook.com/jesserweaver
> If you don't have a vanity URL but know your Facebook ID, you can use
> that instead (which is actually the fundamental method).
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> curl -H 'Accept: text/turtle' http://graph.facebook.com/<facebook-id>
> curl -H 'Accept: text/turtle' http://graph.facebook.com/1340421292
> >From there, try dereferencing URIs in the Turtle.  Have fun!

WOW!

One small step for a facebook.  One giant leap for the (semantic) Web!

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> Jesse Weaver
> Ph.D. Student, Patroon Fellow
> Tetherless World Constellation
> Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
> http://www.cs.rpi.edu/~weavej3/
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