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Re: Building Linked Data into the Core of the Web

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:26:00 -0400
Message-ID: <541F1838.7020803@openlinksw.com>
To: public-webpayments@w3.org
On 9/19/14 8:35 PM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
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>
> On 20 September 2014 02:27, Brent Shambaugh <brent.shambaugh@gmail.com 
> <mailto:brent.shambaugh@gmail.com>> wrote:
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>     Perhaps the we should call it web applications?
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> The web is the discourse of humanity.
>
> It goes beyond http, html etc.
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> It's about being able to describe anything about anything.
>
> So it's two things rolled into one, by overloading the idea of the URI
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> One is a universal namespace, independent of any protocol or medium  
> -- this is the more important part
>
> The same structure is what you see in the address bar of your browser 
> to get to content and follow links -- this was the bootstrap.
>
> The goal of the web was that 'anything could be connected to 
> anything'.  CSS, JavaScript, HTML etc are just footnotes ...

+1

The ability to say anything (using digital subject->predicate->object 
sentences which is what RDF formalizes), about anything (identified by 
HTTP URIs), from wherever (a connected device), whenever.

[1] http://bit.ly/world-wide-web-25-years-later
[2] http://kidehen.blogspot.com/2014/07/nanotation.html .

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