Re: Turtle is a W3C Candidate Recommendation

On 19 Feb 2013, at 19:48, Melvin Carvalho <> wrote:

> The W3C RDF Working Group has published a Candidate Recommendataion of Turtle  A Terse RDF Triple Language. This document defines a textual syntax for RDF called Turtle that allows an RDF graph to be completely written in a compact and natural text form, with abbreviations for common usage patterns and datatypes. Turtle provides levels of compatibility with the existing N-Triples format as well as the triple pattern syntax of the SPARQL W3C Recommendation.
That is awesome news. 

Hopefully I will spot hearing people say, "RDF, that is an XML thing right?" as much :)

Great work everyone ! 

Mischa Tuffield

Received on Tuesday, 19 February 2013 19:56:06 UTC