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Re: Introducing the Knowledge Graph: things, not strings

From: Daniel Schwabe <dschwabe@inf.puc-rio.br>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 12:36:33 -0300
Cc: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>, public-lod@w3.org
Message-Id: <B188C974-29BF-4FC9-9C87-7E0B5269A249@inf.puc-rio.br>
To: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>


On May 17, 2012, at 12:22  - 17/05/12, Steve Harris wrote:

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>> And it will be query accessible, this is something that's inevitable and unavoidable. This is the Web.
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> I doubt it. Google don't even allow API access to their search engine. I can still remember the days when they were a search company ;)
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> For them it's all about staying ahead of the competition so they can get more eyeballs on google ads, and more tracking data - interactions with humans basically - providing APIs to their graph data doesn't help that aim.
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> Doesn't mean they won't do it, but I don't think there's any reason for them to.
Unfortunately, I tend to agree with you...

Cheer
D
Received on Thursday, 17 May 2012 15:43:11 UTC

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