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Re: SOPA, Wikipedia, and dbpedia

From: Antoine Zimmermann <antoine.zimmermann@emse.fr>
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2012 14:33:27 +0100
Message-ID: <4F1578A7.7010801@emse.fr>
To: semantic-web@w3.org
+1

You should rather send this email to the dbpedia discussion list, 
shouldn't you?


Le 17/01/2012 12:58, Mischa Tuffield a écrit :
> Hi All,
>
> Following on from the news that the English Wikipedia is going dark in opposition to the SOPA/PIPA tomorrow (2012-01-18) given the activity in the US [1], I wonder whether we as the Semantic Web Community feel like we should turn around and turn off dbpedia? What do people think? Wouldn't that be a nice show of support to Wikipedia, dbpedia's parent project, I think so ...
>
> Obviously dbpedia doesn't have nearly as many users as Wikipedia, but personally I feel it would be a nice show of support, to what is a massive move from wikipedia. Poor students, what will they do tomorrow!
>
> Mischa
>
> [1] https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Press_releases/English_Wikipedia_to_go_dark
> _____________________________
> Mischa Tuffield PhD
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