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Elephant Hunting for Pygmies: How To Introduce Big Data and Linked Data to Your Company

[Editor’s Note: This guest post was provided by Tom Ilube, Managing Director, Callcredit Consumer Markets, and includes additional contributions from Rob Styles, Principal Technical Consultant, Callcredit)] If you intend to introduce Big Data and Linked Data approaches to your company you may wish to learn from the way pygmies hunt elephants. Forty years ago my…

Defining the Semantic Web in a Few Sentences

Quora offered up this challenge to their readers: “How do you explain semantic web to a nine-year old child in one sentence?” The challenge was followed by a quote from Albert Einstein: “If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.”