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Re: Do these folks know about RDF?

From: Sampo Syreeni <decoy@iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2001 18:20:52 +0300 (EEST)
To: William Loughborough <love26@gorge.net>
cc: RDF interest group <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.4.30.0105251816300.17562-100000@kruuna.Helsinki.FI>
On Thu, 24 May 2001, William Loughborough wrote:

>The notion of a "seal of approval" is rapidly becoming ludicrous. *They*
>are no longer in charge.

OTOH, we are talking about the biotech industry, here. That means a few huge
pharmaceutical companies, and multiple large-scale publically funded
research projects. I think that sort of thing qualifies as Them, so in fact
they *are* in control.

As for the rest of the online data, most of it is indeed being managed in a
fairly decentralized manner.

Sampo Syreeni, aka decoy, mailto:decoy@iki.fi, gsm: +358-50-5756111
student/math+cs/helsinki university, http://www.iki.fi/~decoy/front
Received on Friday, 25 May 2001 11:21:04 GMT

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