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Re: Google and the Googlization of the semantic web

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2012 22:14:48 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhLSkNv47wwrWdRgLpT463x=-onLt35iAMbhNK5L2CmcMA@mail.gmail.com>
To: ProjectParadigm-ICT-Program <metadataportals@yahoo.com>
Cc: semantic-web <semantic-web@w3.org>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>
On 26 March 2012 21:53, ProjectParadigm-ICT-Program <
metadataportals@yahoo.com> wrote:

> See:
>
> http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304459804577281842851136290.html
>
> The clock is ticking now and it seems Google will soon take over semantic
> web technologies, or not?
>
> With the new privacy universal agreement introduced at the beginning of
> March this year by Google it was only logical that semantic search would be
> added to expand the data mining tool kit to optimize the utilization of
> user generated trails of web use.
>
> And what will happen to the envisioned academic uses of semantic web
> technologies and linked data?
>
> Are we facing a world according to Google (and FaceBook etc.)?
>

Interesting article.

Both facebook and google have some great engineers.  If I was to bet on
one, it'd be Facebook, because I think we need things to be social.

Facebook actually serve nice turtle, so it integrates quite well.


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