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Re: Freebase wrapper

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2008 10:06:53 -0400
Message-ID: <48D8F7FD.50508@openlinksw.com>
To: Georgi Kobilarov <georgi.kobilarov@gmx.de>
CC: public-lod@w3.org

Georgi Kobilarov wrote:
> Hi Kingsley,
>
>   
>> Example Proxy / Wrapper URIs in the wild:
>>
>> 1.
>>
>>     
> http://demo.openlinksw.com/proxy/html/http://www.freebase.com/view/en/a
>   
>> braham_lincoln
>> - Document about Abraham Lincoln
>> 2.
>>
>>     
> http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/html/http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/
>   
>> rdf/http://www.freebase.com/view/en/abraham_lincoln%23this
>> - Abraham Lincoln the Entity of type foaf:Person that is also a
>> sioc:Item
>>     
>
> these URIs unfortunately do not show any data.
> Would be great to see your freebase wrapper in action...
>
> Best,
> Georgi
>   
Georgi,

As per usual, I announce a demo at a time when maintenance occurs on the 
demo server :-(

See: 
http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/html/http://www.freebase.com/view/en/abraham_lincoln

Kingsley
> --
> Georgi Kobilarov
> Freie Universitšt Berlin
> www.georgikobilarov.com
>
>
>   
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: public-lod-request@w3.org [mailto:public-lod-request@w3.org] On
>> Behalf Of Kingsley Idehen
>> Sent: Tuesday, September 23, 2008 2:02 PM
>> To: Paul Miller
>> Cc: public-lod@w3.org
>> Subject: Re: New Calais proxy could grow Linked Data Cloud
>>
>>
>> Paul Miller wrote:
>>     
>>> Members of this list might be interested in my write-up of
>>> ThomsonReuters' latest beta service... which I think will prove
>>>       
>> pretty
>>     
>>> useful in growing the Linked Data cloud... especially for news
>>>       
>> content
>>     
>>> from the BBC et al...
>>>
>>> http://blogs.zdnet.com/semantic-web/?p=194
>>>
>>> Paul
>>>
>>> --
>>> Paul Miller
>>> Technology Evangelist, Talis
>>> w: www.talis.com/ <http://www.talis.com/>  skype: napm1971
>>> mobile/cell: +44 7769 740083
>>>
>>> http://blogs.zdnet.com/semantic-web/
>>>
>>> _www.linkedin.com/in/pau1mi11er
>>>       
>> <http://www.linkedin.com/in/pau1mi11er>_
>>     
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>> Paul,
>>
>> How does this actually benefit or contribute to the Linked Data Cloud?
>> I
>> ask specifically because URIs (of the dereferencable variety) are
>> missing in action. Hopefully, I am completely overlooking something
>> here :-)
>>
>> We tend to use the term "Proxy" or "Wrapper" to describe solutions in
>> the Linked Data realm that generate dereferencable URIs based RDF
>> graphs  (aka. Linked Data Spaces) "on the fly" via RDF-ization
>> middleware.
>>
>> If possible, please encourage the OpenCalais folks (Tom et al.) to
>> respond to my comments above via a response to this post.
>>
>> Example Proxy / Wrapper URIs in the wild:
>>
>> 1.
>>
>>     
> http://demo.openlinksw.com/proxy/html/http://www.freebase.com/view/en/a
>   
>> braham_lincoln
>> - Document about Abraham Lincoln
>> 2.
>>
>>     
> http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/html/http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/
>   
>> rdf/http://www.freebase.com/view/en/abraham_lincoln%23this
>> - Abraham Lincoln the Entity of type foaf:Person that is also a
>> sioc:Item
>> 3.
>>
>>     
> http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/html/http://demo.openlinksw.com/about/
>   
>> rdf/http://www.crunchbase.com/company/thomson-reuters%23this
>> - Thompson Reuters the Entity of type foaf:Organization that is also a
>> sioc:Item
>> 4. http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/flickrwrappr/photos/Thomson_Reuters
>> -
>> Thompson Reuters photos from Flickr
>> 5.
>>
>>     
> http://demo.openlinksw.com/rdfbrowser2/?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww4.wiwiss.fu
>   
>> -berlin.de%2Fflickrwrappr%2Fphotos%2FThomson_Reuters
>> - Browser view of the data space exposed by the Flickr wrapper URI
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>>
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Kingsley Idehen	      Weblog:
>>     
> http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
>   
>> President & CEO
>> OpenLink Software     Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
>>
>>
>>
>>     
>
>
>   


-- 


Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	      Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
President & CEO 
OpenLink Software     Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
Received on Tuesday, 23 September 2008 14:07:37 UTC

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