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Re: A proposal involving my original reason for commenting on httpRange-14

From: Ed Summers <ehs@pobox.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Apr 2012 08:26:00 -0400
Message-ID: <CABzDd=7=NqAiLRm4XWaPSq8my3ipEBET1wnh-h06yZbKZTiB-A@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-tag@w3.org
On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 7:25 AM, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com> wrote:
> 303 hasn't stopped facebook adding 850 million+ Linked Data profiles to the
> Web. We still talk about Linked Data as though its just starting when in
> fact its already reached critical mass etc.. DBpedia, LOD Cloud etc..
> combined with Facebook and Schema.org == way beyond critical mass :-)

Perhaps this is where you were going, but I think it's important to
point out that Facebook and publishers of Open Graph data ignore
httpRange-14 entirely, which is probably why it is working. For
example:

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1182345/

identifies a movie:

    https://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug/og/object?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.imdb.com%2Ftitle%2Ftt1182345%2F

Thanks for your email Harry!

//Ed
Received on Tuesday, 3 April 2012 12:26:29 UTC

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