Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Articles by Brian Sletten
Latest

Keep On Keeping On

By   /  January 13, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  1 Comment

“There is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new order of thingsā€¦. Whenever his enemies have the ability to attack the innovator, they do so with the passion of partisans, while the others defend him sluggishly, so that the innovator and his […]

Read More →
Latest

Semantic Universe Linked Data : Part I “RDFification”

By   /  June 11, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

The first of four articles about Semantic Universe joining the Linked Data cloud.

Read More →
Latest

A Giant Whooshing Sound

By   /  April 21, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

An unprecedented week in announcements has heralded the inevitability of a Web of linked, structured data.

Read More →
Latest

Context + Semantics + Phones = Consumer-Oriented Semantic Applications

By   /  April 5, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

In the face of the iPad being released this weekend, it is worth considering for a moment successful new types of semantic application that merge rich data, clean, simple user interfaces and the context of daily life.

Read More →
Latest

Orchestration on the Edge

By   /  March 27, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

Dave Beckett‘s recent SXSW talk "Command Line Semantic Web with Redland" highlights the value of decentralized, orchestration on the edge. 

Read More →
Latest

HTTP PATCH and Tracking RDF Changes

By   /  March 23, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

 The formal adoption of PATCH as an HTTP verb is a useful trigger for discussing its potential applicability to managing distributed knowledge representation in RDF graphs.

Read More →
Latest

Finding and Visualizing Relationships

By   /  March 16, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

 A fascinating new application allows users to find and visualize the relationships between two or more concepts about which information is known in an RDF dataset. The rich client interface allows browsing, filtering and direct manipulation to dig further into the relationships that were highlighted.

Read More →
Latest

FOAF Spec Updated; Twitter/FOAF Bridge

By   /  March 8, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

While doing preparation for some upcoming talks, I noticed that the FOAF specification had been updated to version 0.97 in January. It had been quite some time since there had been activity on this vocabulary so it is good to see some love shown to it. 

Read More →
Latest

Linked Data API introduced at London Meetup

By   /  February 28, 2010  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

 A new Linked Data API intends to make it easier for developers to take advantage of the Linked Data efforts even if they are not yet SemWeb experts.

Read More →