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Re: The tone of the "JSON-LD vs. RDF" debate (was re: Sub-issue on the re-definition of Linked Data)

From: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2013 23:01:31 -0500
Cc: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>, David Booth <david@dbooth.org>, Gregg Kellogg <gregg@greggkellogg.net>, Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>, 'public-rdf-comments' <public-rdf-comments@w3.org>
Message-Id: <6452788E-2DFC-4B69-98A4-0A631D28F74A@ihmc.us>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>

On Jun 11, 2013, at 9:00 AM, Manu Sporny wrote:

> On 06/10/2013 11:49 PM, Sandro Hawke wrote:
>> I think there may be other positive outcomes.    Without getting into
>> them, I think there might be a compromise in mentioning RDF toward the
>> beginning in a very careful way that preserves some distance and does
>> not make people feel they should go off and read about RDF.  Something
>> like this in the Introduction:
>> 
>>    JSON-LD was designed to be compatible with Semantic Web technologies
>>    like RDF and SPARQL.  People intending to use JSON-LD with RDF tools
>>    will find it can be used as another RDF syntax, like Turtle. 
>>    Complete details of how JSON-LD relates to RDF are in Appendix C.
> 
> +0.5, I could live with something like this.

+1. So could I.  (Though do we want to imply that JSON-LD is *not* a semantic web technology? Maybe this is deliberate? I cannot follow the devious politics apparently required in the JSON world.)

Pat

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