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Re: call to arms

From: Michael F Uschold <uschold@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2010 15:01:39 -0700
Message-ID: <i2i406b38b51003311501p3d8d42c6ucfc6c14d9d3117ee@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brian Manley <brian.manley@gmail.com>
Cc: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
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.

Michael

On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 1:16 PM, Brian Manley <brian.manley@gmail.com>wrote:

> I humbly concur with Daniel's observations and suggestions. :P
>
>
> On Mar 29, 2010, at 12:39 PM, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>  Right now, despite the promise, things seem mired in the mud. People
>> aren't seeing the things that the Web of Data has proposed.
>>
>> How do we get over this?
>>
>> Face to face maybe - the bits the interwebs can't provide.
>>
>> I suggest the leading lights of this sturm sit down in a room
>> somewhere in northern Europe, and hammer the damn thing down. It is so
>> stupid for it to take so long.
>>
>> The Internet, and the Web is excellent at providing miraculous stuff,
>> but the humans that tie the things together seem to be disappearing
>> into different worlds.
>>
>> The Semantic Web should be useful by now, by anyone's predictions.
>>
>> something better change
>>
>> (I'm a scaredy pacifist, so don't take that to heart)
>>
>> --
>> http://danny.ayers.name
>>
>>
>
Received on Wednesday, 31 March 2010 22:02:12 UTC

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