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Re: FaceBook taking over the web, and semantic web

From: Mischa Tuffield <mmt04r@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Sat, 29 May 2010 18:35:08 +0100
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Message-ID: <EMEW3|ebfc2e93542267e0f3f7e2b14e28243dm4SIaU06mmt04r|ecs.soton.ac.uk|71C72565-E4DD-44D3-BBF3-29A4F0BA812C@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Cc: Story Henry <henry.story@bblfish.net>, semantic-web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Was just thinking that... I for one don't care for, or want to hear  
anything about software patents.

Happy weekend people,


Sent on the move

On May 29, 2010, at 6:14 PM, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org> wrote:

> On Sat, May 29, 2010 at 7:05 PM, Story Henry  
> <henry.story@bblfish.net> wrote:
>> On 29 May 2010, at 13:34, Peng HaiJie wrote:
>>>> It's the linked data piece that is the most important  
>>>> contribution of the semantic web, and there it certainly does  
>>>> help to have standard representations (plural: rdf/xml, rdf,  
>>>> turtle,...) to represent the same distributed graphs. It just  
>>>> avoids having to re-invent the wheel.
>>> I thought that a novel personal information management tool might  
>>> be the most important contribution of the linked data. A PCT  
>>> patent application(http://www.wipo.int/pctdb/en/wads.jsp?IA=CN2008001969&LANGUAGE=EN&ID=id00000008443174&VOL=93&DOC=04b526&WO=09/086730&WEEK=29/2009&TYPE=A1&DOC_TYPE=PAMPH&PAGE=1 
>>> ) describes such a PIM tool, but the original application files  
>>> are writen in chinese. If you were interested in it,please give me  
>>> your mailbox, I will send you the english version of specification.
>> Is it possible to summarise what they think they have invented?
> While I understand the interest, with a SWIG chairing hat on, I
> recommend that participants here do not dissect patents and patent
> applications on this list.
> Many thanks,
> Dan
Received on Saturday, 29 May 2010 17:37:07 UTC

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