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Re: UMarks - a universal bookmark system.

From: Richard Light <richard@light.demon.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2010 10:20:59 +0100
Message-ID: <CzRyGxl7x2fMFwxT@light.demon.co.uk>
To: UMarks <info@umarks.org>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org
In message <C8A4422F.6AFE%info@umarks.org>, UMarks <info@umarks.org> 
writes
>Hello all,
>
>I am a newbie with all things semantic web, so I am not sure if this is of
>any interest to anyone, or if it?s inappropriate for this mailing list. My
>apologies if so.
>
>UMarks is an open bookmark format intended to replace current
>proprietary systems used by applications that deal with saved links. Its
>aim is twofold: to use an open XML format to encourage standardization,
>and, secondly, to create a single, standalone bookmark file for each user
>that is part of their normal data and stored centrally.
>
>You can find out more here:
>
>http://umarks.org/
>
>There is a quick introductory article here:
>
>http://umarks.org/info/introduction/
>I would welcome feedback on any aspect of UMarks.

A quick Google for XML bookmark applications turned up XBEL:

http://pyxml.sourceforge.net/topics/xbel/

In what way is UMarks different from, and better than, this venerable 
XML application?

Richard
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Richard Light
Received on Thursday, 2 September 2010 09:21:38 GMT

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