Tag Archive for web of data

Keep On Keeping On

“There is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new order of things…. 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…

Semgel Gets Semantic With Crunchbase Data

If the spreadsheet is the window into enterprise data, what is the window into the emerging web of data? How to build that windows is the question Harish Kumar wanted to explore, and it’s the question that he would like to answer with the technology behind his startup Semgel. “If you have disparate data sets…

Richard Wallis Talks About New Role At OCLC

Linked data is becoming even more interesting to the OCLC, a non-profit, membership, computer library service and research organization of 72,000 libraries in 170 countries and territories around the world. It’s named Richard Wallis — formerly of the U.K.’s Talis Linked Data and Semantic Web Technology company and one of our frequent Semantic Web Blog…

Report from Day 4 at ISWC

[Editor’s Note: This week, Juan Sequeda is reporting in from the International Semantic Web Conference in Bonn, Germany. See his other reports here: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 ] Day 4 of ISWC 2011 was the second full day of the conference and started out with…

Querying the Whole Web of Data: a vision

The holy grail of the Semantic Web is to have intelligent agents that will be able to do all types of stuff for us, similar to what Siri is starting to do. Imagine my Semantic Web agent knows that I’ll be traveling to Bonn, Germany and will make a reservation at a restaurant that it…