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Re: rdf standards? (flikr wrappers)

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2007 18:31:36 +0200
Message-Id: <CD41EC8D-BD94-40C5-B092-EE551EF0F674@cyganiak.de>
Cc: "Chris Bizer" <chris@bizer.de>, "Dave Beckett" <dave@dajobe.org>, "Karl Dubost" <karl@w3.org>, "Renato Golin" <renato@ebi.ac.uk>, "Semantic Web" <semantic-web@w3.org>, "Christian Becker" <chris@christianhbecker.com>
To: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>

Tim,

On 10 Sep 2007, at 22:30, Tim Berners-Lee wrote:
> I wonder whether we need to formalize the notion of "for more  
> statements of the form {A P  ?y}, see B
>
> 	#i   foaf:pubs <pubs>.
> 	foaf:pubs   link:pageWithSatementsUsingPredicate   foaf:made.
>
> 	#i   ex:pics    <http://.... flickrwrapper....>.
>
> There is getting to be so much data in some cases the tabulator is  
> going to need some bulk data handling smarts!

Couldn't the same be achieved by using rdfs:seeAlso instead of  
foaf:pubs or ex:pics?

> Tim
>
> PS: I noticed that dbpedia already supports a depiction of psychology.

Logged as a bug -- the DBpedia extractor picked a picture from too  
deep inside the article (a picture of some 16th century philosopher).

Richard


> Maybe the fetching of depiction should be constrained to concrete  
> things  (people, places, etc)?  It might increase the credibility  
> of depiction links.
>
> On 2007-09 -10, at 03:34, Chris Bizer wrote:
>
>>
>> #4 not to forget the flikr DBpedia wrapper at http:// 
>> www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/flickrwrappr/
>> which generates links from DBpedia concepts to photos depicting them.
>>
>> For instance:
>> http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/flickrwrappr/photos/ 
>> Brandenburg_Gate or
>> http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/flickrwrappr/photos/Eiffel_Tower
>>
>> The photo collections will be interlinked with DBpedia shortly, so  
>> that you can use any Semantic Web browser to navigate from a  
>> DBpedia concept to the photo collection about it.
>>
>> There are currently 1.95 million concepts in DBpedia and the  
>> wrapper is configured to try to get 30 pictures for each. So, I  
>> guess we will end up with around 40-60 million additional pictures  
>> for DBpedia.
>>
>> Cheers
>>
>> Chris
>>
>> --
>> Chris Bizer
>> Freie Universitšt Berlin
>> +49 30 838 54057
>> chris@bizer.de
>> www.bizer.de
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Dave Beckett" <dave@dajobe.org>
>> To: "Karl Dubost" <karl@w3.org>
>> Cc: "Renato Golin" <renato@ebi.ac.uk>; "Semantic Web" <semantic- 
>> web@w3.org>
>> Sent: Monday, September 10, 2007 4:37 AM
>> Subject: Re: rdf standards?
>>
>>
>>>
>>> Karl Dubost wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Karl Dubost (7 sept. 2007 - 14:42) :
>>>>>   * Flickr (import photos data which contains XMP such as keywords
>>>>> (tags) description, title.)
>>>>
>>>> I had forgotten two applications which exports data as RDF.
>>>>
>>>> http://www.kanzaki.com/works/2005/imgdsc/flickr2rdf
>>>>
>>>> Module developed by Aaron Straup Cope (Flickr employee)
>>>> http://search.cpan.org/dist/Net-Flickr-RDF/
>>>
>>> and #3 - flickrdf part of Flickcurl by me - http://librdf.org/ 
>>> flickcurl/
>>>
>>> Dave
>>
>
>
>
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