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Re: call to arms

From: adasal <adam.saltiel@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2010 18:51:48 +0100
Message-ID: <r2se8aa138c1004171051n9b6d65e1z444165351719ccf6@mail.gmail.com>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Cc: Gunnar Aastrand Grimnes <gunnar.grimnes@dfki.de>, Michael F Uschold <uschold@gmail.com>, Brian Manley <brian.manley@gmail.com>, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
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> Nepomuk + virtuoso will start to make kde very attractive as a semantic
> power desktop ...
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No, as an *experimental* semantic power desktop. Which I think is great and
in the Linux tradition, but that is what it is at this stage.
And certainly good ideas in it will be taken by the two OS vendors.

Best,

Adam

On 17 April 2010 16:41, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:

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> 2010/4/16 Gunnar Aastrand Grimnes <gunnar.grimnes@dfki.de>
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>> On 01/04/10 00:01, Michael F Uschold wrote:
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>>> I concur. The examples are great, if you are a programmer. The semantic
>>> web will be truly off the ground when all the functionality  described
>>> by Melvin is built-in to everyday desktop software.
>>>
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>> And there - the amount of semantics that are getting snuck into KDE4.X are
>> amazing.
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>> Virtuoso with sparql endpoint on every (KDE) desktop!
>> All your PIM data as RDF.
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> It's absolutely huge, and we're 2 weeks away from the next kubuntu.  This
> could be a game changer.
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> I got virtuoso open source running on gnome (thanks nathan), and the
> functionality is immense.
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> Nepomuk + virtuoso will start to make kde very attractive as a semantic
> power desktop ...
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>> etc.
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>> --
>> Gunnar Aastrand Grimnes
>> DFKI GmbH
>> http://www.dfki.uni-kl.de/~grimnes <http://www.dfki.uni-kl.de/%7Egrimnes>
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