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Re: Google Refine 2.0

From: John Sheridan <john@johnlsheridan.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2010 19:26:02 +0000
To: dfhuynh@csail.mit.edu
Cc: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>, David Huynh <dfhuynh@alum.mit.edu>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1289503563.2695.11.camel@john-PC>
On Thu, 2010-11-11 at 13:19 -0500, dfhuynh@csail.mit.edu wrote:
> Google Refine has an extension architecture that Fadi Maali and  
> Richard Cyganiak have used to add RDF functionalities
> 
> http://lab.linkeddata.deri.ie/2010/dcat/
> 

I have played with these a bit too. Again, very important and timely
work, that can help us greatly with Linked Data in government.


> RDF stuff is best left to RDF experts :)
> 
> But really, Kingsley, please spend some time watching those  
> screencasts. There are one or two small UI ideas that you might find  
> useful.
> 
> David
> 
> 
> Quoting "Kingsley Idehen" <kidehen@openlinksw.com>:
> 
> > On 11/11/10 11:04 AM, David Huynh wrote:
> >> [This didn't go through the first time.]
> >>
> >> On Nov/10/10 4:21 pm, David Huynh wrote:
> >>> Hi all,
> >>>
> >>> We've just released Google Refine 2.0, formerly called Freebase  
> >>> Gridworks, and since Gridworks has previously been used to  
> >>> generate linked data, I thought you might be interested in the 2.0  
> >>> release:
> >>>
> >>> http://google-opensource.blogspot.com/2010/11/announcing-google-refine-20-power-tool.html  
> >>> Best,
> >>>
> >>> David
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> > David,
> >
> > Does this update still only update Freebase? Or does it have options  
> > to persist cleansed data in RDF formats to:
> >
> > 1. Local drive
> > 2. Some URL?
> >
> > Lazy question, since I have delved into this update :-)
> >
> > -- 
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Kingsley Idehen
> > President&  CEO
> > OpenLink Software
> > Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
> > Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
> > Twitter/Identi.ca: kidehen
> >
> >
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