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Re: The possible dangers of linked open data?

From: Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2012 08:41:13 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <1340725273.73927.YahooMailNeo@web112606.mail.gq1.yahoo.com>
To: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
Cc: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
The W3C has lots of guidance, um ... words, on the subject.  Is it in Swedish ?  I don't think I know Swedish, I'll check. 


http://www.w3.org/TR/tracking-dnt/
http://www.w3.org/TR/2012/WD-tracking-compliance-20120313/




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 From: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
To: Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com> 
Cc: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>; Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org> 
Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 9:44 AM
Subject: Re: The possible dangers of linked open data?
 

HI Gannon,

I like it!  Now, we only need to fight Facebook, etc, to make sure they allow users to maintain separation from idiots...


Regards,
Dave



 

On Jun 26, 2012, at 10:33, Gannon Dick wrote:

Good advice, Dr. Wood, but Linked Data methods entail the collation of positive assertions.
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>So, for example, the late Lane Kirkland's late dad's advice:
>“My pappy told me never to bet my bladder against a brewery or get into an argument with people who buy ink by the barrel.”
>might be updated for the FB age as
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><b>[...] You have the right to maintain Six Degrees of Separation from Idiots</b>
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>Assuming that a father's advice is semantically congruent.  There do seem to be some counter-examples in the wild, however.
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> From: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
>To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com> 
>Cc: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org> 
>Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 9:01 AM
>Subject: Re: The possible dangers of linked open data?
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>On Jun 26, 2012, at 09:49, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
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>http://www.weknowwhatyouredoing.com/
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>Yep.  My father's advice ("Avoid being an idiot in public") still applies on the Internet.  Go figure.
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>Regards,
>Dave
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