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Re: call to arms

From: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2010 20:47:59 +0200
Message-ID: <o2p1f2ed5cd1004171147rcb8418d6vbac9ec4163577dc9@mail.gmail.com>
To: adasal <adam.saltiel@gmail.com>
Cc: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>, Gunnar Aastrand Grimnes <gunnar.grimnes@dfki.de>, Michael F Uschold <uschold@gmail.com>, Brian Manley <brian.manley@gmail.com>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
sorry, bit too general

when do I plant my tomatoes? is much more in scope


we have the raw data I'm sure, perhaps even linked. but I still cannot
sit down and get an answer to such questions without a huge amount of
human heuristics. I expect better from the technology



On 17 April 2010 20:34, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com> wrote:
> years ago, timbl talked of it being inverted - problems like the outside world.
>
> your desktop is the world, deal with it!
>
> but I seem to remember MS trying this, did not really get started.
>
> simple questions like where is a place where I can put my doggs, near
> here, in spring.
>
>
> On 17 April 2010 19:51, adasal <adam.saltiel@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Nepomuk + virtuoso will start to make kde very attractive as a semantic
>>> power desktop ...
>>
>> 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:
>>>
>>>
>>> 2010/4/16 Gunnar Aastrand Grimnes <gunnar.grimnes@dfki.de>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 01/04/10 00:01, Michael F Uschold wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> 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.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> And there - the amount of semantics that are getting snuck into KDE4.X
>>>> are amazing.
>>>>
>>>> Virtuoso with sparql endpoint on every (KDE) desktop!
>>>> All your PIM data as RDF.
>>>
>>> It's absolutely huge, and we're 2 weeks away from the next kubuntu.  This
>>> could be a game changer.
>>>
>>> I got virtuoso open source running on gnome (thanks nathan), and the
>>> functionality is immense.
>>>
>>> Nepomuk + virtuoso will start to make kde very attractive as a semantic
>>> power desktop ...
>>>
>>>
>>>>
>>>> etc.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Gunnar Aastrand Grimnes
>>>> DFKI GmbH
>>>> http://www.dfki.uni-kl.de/~grimnes
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
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> http://danny.ayers.name
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