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Re: Re[2]: The next Internet giant: linking open data, providing open access to repositories

From: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Dec 2008 00:29:23 +0100
Message-ID: <1f2ed5cd0812071529va16b251rcb4850540670f6fe@mail.gmail.com>
To: metadataportals@yahoo.com
Cc: "Kingsley Idehen" <kidehen@openlinksw.com>, "Shavkat Karimov" <shavkat@seomanager.com>, semantic-web <semantic-web@w3.org>, public-lod <public-lod@w3.org>

Sw-MetaPortal-ProjectParadigm <metadataportals@yahoo.com>, sir, are
you trolling?

(Sw not SW - tsk tsk)

2008/12/7 Sw-MetaPortal-ProjectParadigm <metadataportals@yahoo.com>:
> Dear Shavkat,
>
> The subscription would not be for all the net but for parts of the internet
> that are of particular interest to a specific user, the comment was meant to
> indicate an analogy to what already exists now, online excerpt databases for
> professional journals.
>
> For example in my case I would not mind paying such a subscription if I
> could get search results based on ALL searchable information and data on
> sustainable development.
>
> Google, Yahoo! and the other search engines in a sense behave a lot like the
> pharmaceutical conglomerates and multinationals, they only build
> applications and services for the largest potential definable market
> segments which are of interest to advertisers.
>
> I agree with you on the fact that freedom of access and free access are
> essential, but some parts must pay for the whole, which is a business model
> used by Google and Yahoo!
>
> The beauty of it all that in the end, standards, developing technologies and
> applications and the collectivity of the users are the only things that
> define the development of the internet.
>
> In my opinion neither Google nor Yahoo! has the required diversity of needed
> human resources to upgrade to the internet giant of the semantic web
> internet era.
>
> Milton Ponson
> GSM: +297 747 8280
> Rainbow Warriors Core Foundation
> PO Box 1154, Oranjestad
> Aruba, Dutch Caribbean
> www.rainbowwarriors.net
> Project Paradigm: A structured approach to bringing the tools for
> sustainable development to all stakeholders worldwide
> www.projectparadigm.info
> NGO-Opensource: Creating ICT tools for NGOs worldwide for Project Paradigm
> www.ngo-opensource.org
> MetaPortal: providing online access to web sites and repositories of data
> and information for sustainable development
> www.metaportal.info
> SemanticWebSoftware, part of NGO-Opensource to enable SW technologies in the
> Metaportal project
> www.semanticwebsoftware.org
>
>
> --- On Sun, 12/7/08, Shavkat Karimov <shavkat@seomanager.com> wrote:
>
> From: Shavkat Karimov <shavkat@seomanager.com>
> Subject: Re[2]: The next Internet giant: linking open data, providing open
> access to repositories
> To: "Kingsley Idehen" <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
> Cc: metadataportals@yahoo.com, "semantic-web" <semantic-web@w3.org>,
> "public-lod" <public-lod@w3.org>
> Date: Sunday, December 7, 2008, 7:50 PM
>
> I think people wouldn't pay any fees to search the web.
>  The FREEdom of
> the Internet is why it is so powerful. Also, while I agree with most
> other Milton's statements, this new Internet giant might still be
> Google, since they are already going to this direction in many ways.
> Thanks for the insightful post!
>
> Kindest regards,
> Shavkat
> http://www.seomanager.com
>
>
> ---
> Monday, December 8, 2008, 12:14:05 AM, you wrote:
>
>
>> Sw-MetaPortal-ProjectParadigm wrote:
>>> The next Internet giant company will be linking open data and
>>> providing open access to repositories, in the process seamlessly
>>> combining both paid for subscriptions, Creative Commons or similar
>>> license based or open source software schemes.
>>>
>>> Revenues will be generated among other things from online advertising
>>> streams currently not utilized by Google or Yahoo!
>>>
>>> In the big scheme of things this company will
>  redefine the concept of
>>> internet search to provide access to deep(er) web levels of data and
>>> information for which users will be willing to pay an annual flat fee
>>> subscription.
>>>
>>> Sound improbable? Non-profit organizations dedicated to providing
>>> global open access will soon start exploring just such business
>>> schemes to determine if it is feasible to fund and maintain the server
>
>>> farms, hard and software to do just that.
>>>
>> Milton,
>
>> Not improbable, that's what coming :-)
>
>> The only tweak of you statement would be this: there will be a
>> federation of linked data spaces rather than a single behemoth :-)
>
>> Kingsley
>>>
>>> Milton Ponson
>>> GSM: +297 747 8280
>>> Rainbow Warriors Core Foundation
>>> PO Box 1154, Oranjestad
>>> Aruba, Dutch
>  Caribbean
>>> www.rainbowwarriors.net
>>> Project Paradigm: A structured approach to bringing the tools for
>>> sustainable development to all stakeholders worldwide
>>> www.projectparadigm.info
>>> NGO-Opensource: Creating ICT tools for NGOs worldwide for Project
> Paradigm
>>> www.ngo-opensource.org
>>> MetaPortal: providing online access to web sites and repositories of
>>> data and information for sustainable development
>>> www.metaportal.info
>>> SemanticWebSoftware, part of NGO-Opensource to enable SW technologies
>>> in the Metaportal project
>>> www.semanticwebsoftware.org
>>>
>>>
>
>
>
>
>
>



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