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Re: [Dbpedia-discussion] SOPA, Wikipedia, and dbpedia

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2012 13:27:29 -0500
Message-ID: <4F15BD91.2010209@openlinksw.com>
To: Mauricio <mauricio.2203@gmail.com>
CC: Bryan Burgers <bryan.burgers@gmail.com>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>, semantic-web@w3.org, dbpedia-discussion@lists.sourceforge.net
On 1/17/12 1:02 PM, Mauricio wrote:
>     If the data portion of DBPedia goes black, there will be no
>     information on WHY it has gone black and there will be no mention of
>     SOPA, so there will be no action taken on the part of humans. Yes,
>     humans eventually see the data that the machines get from DBPedia, but
>     if the data portion of DBPedia goes black, the applications that use
>     it as a datasource will probably just say DBPedia is down, or that
>     data is unavailable; no mention will be made about SOPA.
> what if dbpedia keep only a small dataset containing only the data about..
> describe <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Stop_Online_Piracy_Act>
> cheers,
> Mauricio Chicalski

We can do many things, once we agree to participate in the protest 
action etc..



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