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Re: Squaring the HTTP-range-14 circle

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2011 10:55:08 +0100
Cc: public-lod@w3.org, Christopher Gutteridge <cjg@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Message-Id: <6B42C7BF-B6D1-491D-BBC9-352FCDC13FE1@cyganiak.de>
To: Francois-Paul Servant <francois-paul.servant@noos.fr>
On 15 Jun 2011, at 23:54, Francois-Paul Servant wrote:
>> And here you and Pat and Alan (and TimBL, for that matter) are preaching that we can't use this one billion of fantastic free URIs to identify things because it wouldn't make semantic sense.
> 
> do you mean that it's OK to use wikipedia URIs instead of dbPedia ones?

I think it's ok.

> Should we stop using dbPedia URIs?

When publishing data, it's good to use URIs that resolve to structured data; this is what weaves data into a web. Therefore, I prefer DBpedia or Freebase URIs.

Best,
Richard
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