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Re: Use Cases

From: Raj Singh <rsingh@opengeospatial.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2010 10:32:44 -0400
Cc: Jens de Smit <jens.desmit@surfnet.nl>, "Seiler, Karl" <karl.seiler@navteq.com>, "Public POI @ W3C" <public-poiwg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <F7BADF6F-495B-4C0D-9D80-A02586730D56@opengeospatial.org>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
I cut-pasted into bullet form instead of trying to post the spreadsheet. I recommend using wiki text as much as possible to facilitate collaborative editing.

The OGC: Making location count...

On Oct 28, at 10:30 AM, Dan Brickley wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 4:24 PM, Jens de Smit <jens.desmit@surfnet.nl> wrote:
>> On 28/10/2010 15:42, Seiler, Karl wrote:
>>> In case you have not seen, this is a small start of non-AR use cases.
>> Thanks. For the sake of completeness I tried to upload it to the wiki so
>> I could add it to the http://www.w3.org/2010/POI/wiki/Use_Cases page but
>> MediaWiki is complaining:
>> The file is corrupt or has an incorrect extension. Please check the file
>> and upload again.
>> The extension xlsx is in the "allowed extensions" list and the file
>> opens fine on my machine so I'd say the wiki is lying. Matt, any ideas?
> The wiki probably isn't configured for it, that's all. The admins
> could perhaps be persuaded to add it, but I guess there is a waryness
> of formats (like MS Office http://filext.com/file-extension/XLSX )
> that could contain scripts, trojans etc.
> Looking at the file in openoffice here (copied below) it's almost free
> text anyhow. Maybe a wiki table or bullet list is the best thing to
> aim for?
> Dan
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Points Of Interest Use Cases	
> for POIWG - W3C	
> Search	
> 	Where is a 4 star Italian restaurant near me that is still open?
> 	Where can I find a new battery for my Nokia phone?
> 	What movies are playing now near me?
> 	Where is the cheapest available parking near the theater?
> 	What shoes stores are in this mall?
> 	How much is the entrance fee for the museum?
> Destination Selection	
> 	Take me to this café…
> 	Take me to the place with this phone number…
> 	Take me on a scenic wine tour
> 	Take me the office of my next appointment
> 	If I want to go to Macy's in this mall at what entrance should I park?
> B2B	
> 	Bind together these similar business by categories and associations
> 	Convert these POI listings descriptions to 12 major languages
> 	Share this specific set of Yellow Pages with this business partner
> 	Sweep these web sites and normalize the data to a standard exchange format
> 	Accurately geolocate these places of business
> Informational	
> 	What is the history of this building?
> 	What is the name of this neighborhood?
> 	Tell me about this house…
> 	What kind of businesses are in this building?
> 	Let me know of any shoe sales I might pass as I walk around the city shopping.
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