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Hopper Opens Travel Database to the Public

By   /  January 17, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Sean O’Neill of Tnooz reports, “Last week saw the soft launch of Hopper, the long-awaited consumer trip planning engine that claims to be powered by the ‘world’s largest structured database of travel information’.”

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Finding What's 'Important' on Wikipedia with WikiMaps

By   /  July 5, 2012  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

ScienceDaily recently covered an interesting new resource, WikiMaps.

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Thought networking: Building the Semantic Web with consumer-directed semantic networking

By   /  June 15, 2010  /  Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More  /  No Comments

How do we roll out the Semantic Web? Paradoxically, the fast track may involve getting help from billions of people who know nothing about the Semantic Web and have no interest in it.

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The RDFa initiative in Drupal 7, and how it will impact the Semantic Web

By   /  April 28, 2010  /  Data Education, Data Webinars | On Demand Presentations, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education, Smart Data Webinars  /  No Comments

Drupal 7 (alpha), the latest major release of the popular open source CMS, includes a lot of features for web publishers interested in implementing Semantic Web Technologies.

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A Sneak Preview of Wolfram Alpha: Computational Knowledge Engine

By   /  April 23, 2009  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Stephen Wolfram, creator of Wolfram|Alpha and Mathematica, & Jonathan Zittrain, Professor of Law at Harvard Law School

Tuesday, April 28, 3:00 pm
Austin East Classroom, Austin Hall, Harvard Law School
RSVP Required via the form below or on Facebook
This event will be webcast live at 3:00 pm ET.

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Doug Lenat – I was positively impressed with Wolfram Alpha

By   /  March 10, 2009  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

Stephen Wolfram generously gave me a two-hour demo of Wolfram Alpha last evening, and I was quite positively impressed.  As he said, it’s not AI, and not aiming to be, so it shouldn’t be measured by contrasting it with HAL or Cyc but with Google or Yahoo. 

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