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Re: Person Identifier

From: Peter Ansell <ansell.peter@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 07:45:14 +1000
Message-ID: <a1be7e0e0804211445y5c9f6e28vf136e3d61629bf7d@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ian Emmons" <iemmons@bbn.com>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org

On 21/04/2008, Ian Emmons <iemmons@bbn.com> wrote:
> > I think the problem that I need an HTTP request first is less and
> > less there from now on because of mobile access everywhere. The fact,
> > that I can figure out anything about a thing by doing a simple GET
> > request is very very appealing. I think it makes things really
> > easier.
> >
>  It is important to remember that connectivity to the Internet will never be
> universal.  I say this not only because of the difficulty and cost of
> connecting the remotest locations, but also because in some environments it
> is a requirement to *not* be connected to the Internet.  One example of this
> phenomenon is the intelligence community, where connectivity is often
> prohibited (and which is also a huge market for Semantic Web technologies).

Maybe the intelligence community should be more connected so they
don't stuff up as much! ;) Intelligence services have fine outbound
connectivity AFAIK.

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