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Re: Can we create better links by playing games?

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2012 11:55:58 -0400
Message-ID: <4FE1F28E.2090802@openlinksw.com>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
CC: Elena Simperl <elena.simperl@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de>, public-lod@w3.org
On 6/20/12 11:52 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
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> On 20 June 2012 17:44, Elena Simperl 
> <elena.simperl@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de 
> <mailto:elena.simperl@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de>> wrote:
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>     Am 20.06.2012 15:19, schrieb Melvin Carvalho:
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>>     On 20 June 2012 15:11, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com
>>     <mailto:kidehen@openlinksw.com>> wrote:
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>>         On 6/19/12 3:23 PM, Martin Hepp wrote:
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>>             [1] Games with a Purpose for the Semantic Web, IEEE
>>             Intelligent Systems, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 50-60, May/June
>>             2008.
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>>         Do the games at: http://ontogame.sti2.at/games/, still work?
>>         The more data quality oriented games the better re. LOD and
>>         the Semantic Web in general.
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>     Hey,
>
>     Most of the OntoGame games still work, and a more comprehensive
>     list of related games is available at http://semanticgames.org/.
>     One of the problems I see, however, is that all data collected
>     through such games is not accessible or reusable by applications
>     (or in other games, as a matter of fact).
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> Yes this is a really important point.
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> If you get the high score it should be part of linked data to your 
> identity (eg like a badge).  This makes the game 100 times more 
> worthwhile to play!
Yes!

Your WebID should be your Identity emblem / brand mechanism. Whatever 
you contribute should ultimately be directly attributable back to you :-)

Kingsley
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>     Elena
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>>         Others: Are there any other games out there?
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>>
>>     iand is working on a game:
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>>     http://blog.iandavis.com/2012/05/21/wolfie/
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>>         -- 
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>>         Regards,
>>
>>         Kingsley Idehen
>>         Founder & CEO
>>         OpenLink Software
>>         Company Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
>>         Personal Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
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>     -- 
>     Dr. Elena Simperl
>     Assistant Professor
>     Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
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