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Re: [Ann] LinkedGeoData.org

From: Ian Davis <me@iandavis.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Jul 2009 20:29:35 +0100
Message-ID: <ec8613a80907081229l4de38f4cx1a92b8b1ecba03c3@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sören Auer <auer@informatik.uni-leipzig.de>
Cc: SW-forum <semantic-web@w3.org>, Linking Open Data <public-lod@w3.org>, okfn-discuss <okfn-discuss@lists.okfn.org>, linked-geo-data@googlegroups.com
On Wednesday, July 8, 2009, Sören Auer <auer@informatik.uni-leipzig.de> wrote:
> Dear Colleagues,
> On behalf of the AKSW research group [1] I'm pleased to announce the first public version of the LinkedGeoData.org datasets and services.

> LinkedGeoData is a comprehensive dataset derived from the OpenStreetMap database covering RDF descriptions of more than 350 million spatial features (i.e. nodes, ways, relations).
> LinkedGeoData currently comprises RDF dumps, Linked Data and REST interfaces, links to DBpedia as well as a prototypical user interface for linked-geo-data browsing and authoring.

Very nice. How long do you think it will take for the entire dataset
to be available?

 Open streetmap are voting soon on whether to adopt the open data
commons sharealike database license. If they adopt it will you also
adopt it for this data?

> Sören Auer


> [1] http://aksw.org
> --------------------------------------------------------------
> Sören Auer, AKSW/Computer Science Dept., University of Leipzig
> http://www.informatik.uni-leipzig.de/~auer,  Skype: soerenauer
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