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Re: Deserted Island Sem Web reading list

From: Mike Dupont <jamesmikedupont@googlemail.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 17:28:19 +0200
Message-ID: <CAF0qKV1hBSZefA4j02NKQtn7BZzCf0_AvwG3z-sAPN7rcAmh4w@mail.gmail.com>
To: ProjectParadigm-ICT-Program <metadataportals@yahoo.com>
Cc: (wrong string) i‡ <denny.vrandecic@wikimedia.de>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>, semantic-web <semantic-web@w3.org>
I agree,
we need such a package for kosovo/albania. We need to deliver the resources
in an offline format. they need to be open so that they can be translated.
No company will ever pay to translate to Albanian, there is no market.


On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 5:17 PM, ProjectParadigm-ICT-Program <
metadataportals@yahoo.com> wrote:

> The deserted island (in the global IT infrastructure) is the metaphor for
> exactly a place for which "access to internet AND academic publications
> in a library AND science journals in a library AND off-the-shelf paperbacks
> via online vendors" does not apply.
> And unfortunately the poor souls in exactly such a predicament cannot get
> a raft to leave.
> This is the fate of billions of people around the world in terms of the
> available IT infrastructure to them.

James Michael DuPont
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