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Re: Where are the semantic web applications?

From: Leigh Dodds <leigh.dodds@talis.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2010 14:21:16 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTinOwBXttme-wDFZ775CA1zkGBpEnv4fqgj1JGh1@mail.gmail.com>
To: Eyal Sela <eyal@isoc.org.il>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org
And of course the company I currently work for is also deploying
semantic web applications :)

Talis Aspire, Prism and Engage all use RDF (and the Talis Platform) to
power their functionality.

L.

On 13 July 2010 14:13, Leigh Dodds <leigh.dodds@talis.com> wrote:
> The company I used to work for is now deploying publishing
> applications that run on a semantic web stack [1].
>
> It uses a triple store to hold all the core metadata for the site.
> Content pages are all built from SPARQL queries from the RDF
> triplestore. Uses Jena & ARQ [2]. Their live demo application also
> draws in data from the Linked Data cloud as part of enriching the
> metadata extracted from the publications.
>
> Like the BBC site this is semweb technology being used behind the
> scenes to add value.
>
> Cheers,
>
> L.
>
> [1]. http://www.publishingtechnology.com/products/digital/pub2web.php
> [2]. http://www.slideshare.net/ldodds/facet-building-web-pages-with-sparql
>
> 2010/6/8 Eyal Sela <eyal@isoc.org.il>:
>> With Facebook causing lots of websites publish RDFa, I would expect to see
>> some interesting semantic web applications (i.e. ones that consume linked
>> data, such as http://data.nytimes.com/schools/schools.html). I'm constantly
>> monitoring the web for these application, but haven't run into ones yet
>> (except those which display as HTML the RDFa that was in a web page).
>>
>>
>>
>> Any thought on why that is or where I could find them?
>>
>>
>>
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>> Eyal Sela | Project Manager, Technology Committee & the Israeli W3C office |
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Leigh Dodds
Programme Manager, Talis Platform
Talis
leigh.dodds@talis.com
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