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Building The Scientific Knowledge Graph

by Jennifer Zaino Standard Analytics, which was a participant at the recent TechStars event in New York City, has a big goal on its mind: To organize the world’s scientific information by building a complete scientific knowledge graph. The company’s co-founders, Tiffany Bogich and Sebastien Ballesteros,came to the conclusion that someone had to take on…

British Government Makes Scientific Investment in Big Data


by Angela Guess Olivia Solon of Wired UK reports, “Science minister David Willetts has outlined how the £600 million boost to science spending announced in the Autumn Statement will be allocated between ‘eight great technologies’. Big data and energy efficient computing have attracted the most investment, with some £189 million set aside to ensure the research…

VIVO Looks To Next-Gen Scholarship And Its Interconnected Future

VIVO, a semantic information representation system that enables collaboration among scientists across all disciplines, has had a busy summer: The open source project to facilitate the advancement of research and discovery by integrating information about scholars, their activities, and outputs, gained a more permanent home in the DuraSpace Incubator, ensuring a way to continue activities…

Science & Semantic Technology


Science has always been dependent on Semantics; Semantics provide the structure for knowledge organization as well as providing the foundation for reasoning processes. Semantic Technology is poised to facilitate the next generation of Scientific Methodology and knowledge exploitation.

Microsoft Rubs Shoulders with Open Source – SYS-CON Media


Microsoft Releases Open Ontology Tools to Enhance Scientific Research … – PR Newswire