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Re: [seweb-list] A discussion: Is semantic web an old fashioned idea?Is it bubble,unworthy or an interesting research area - Post your comments

From: Danny Ayers <danny666@virgilio.it>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2004 23:47:43 +0200
Message-ID: <40D2117F.3050805@virgilio.it>
To: Jean-Luc Delatre <jld@club-internet.fr>
Cc: Miltiadis Lytras <mdl@eltrun.gr>, www-rdf-interest@w3.org, www-annotation@w3.org, acl@opus.cs.columbia.edu, kaw@swi.psy.uva.nl, daml-all@daml.org, ontoweb-list@www1-c703.uibk.ac.at, seweb-list@www1-c703.uibk.ac.at, irlist-editor@acm.org, ontology@fipa.org, ontology@cs.umbc.edu

Jean-Luc Delatre wrote:

>The Semantic Web is a SCAM, plain and simple!!!
>
>The Semantic Web "pushers" are knowingly fooling the public
>and the research funding commissions.
>Apart from a few innocent souls like Danny (who does not get any budget, are you Danny?)
>  
>

'fraid I'm in on the SCAM too - I get paid for writing about stuff like 
this, and it is certainly looking like a growing gravy train. Might even 
surpass those of Java and XML that I've hitched a ride onto previously...

Cheers,
Danny.


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