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Yahoo! Acquires Aviate and Its Contextual Search System

By   /  January 9, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Jim Edwards of Business Insider reports, “Yahoo has acquired Aviate, a company that provides ‘contextual’ app search and organization for mobile phone users, Marissa Mayer announced at CES — the huge tech conference in Las Vegas — today.”

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Where Schema.org Is At: A Chat With Google’s R.V. Guha

By   /  November 13, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  1 Comment

by Jennifer Zaino Interested in how schema.org has trended in the last couple of years since its birth? If you were at The International Semantic Web Conference event in Sydney a couple of weeks back, you may have caught Google Fellow Ramanathan V. Guha — the mind behind schema.org — present a keynote address about […]

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Teenager Nick D'Aloisio is Changing the Way We Read

By   /  November 11, 2013  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Seth Stevenson of The Wall Street Journal recently wrote, “Upon hearing, in March of this year, reports that a 17-year-old schoolboy had sold a piece of software to Yahoo! for $30 million, you might well have entertained a few preconceived notions about what sort of child this must be.”

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NoSQL Job of the Day: Senior Platforms Developer

By   /  September 27, 2013  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Yahoo! is looking for a Senior Platforms Developer in Sunnyvale, CA. According to the post, “The Yahoo! Media properties are leaders in their categories, reaching hundreds of millions of users monthly with world-class editorial, innovative tools and technologies, industry-leading games, and the most-watched original video series on the Web.  Come help drive […]

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UPDATE: The Semantic Web Has Killed SEO. Long Live SEO.

By   /  September 20, 2013  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

[UPDATE: This panel has a new panelist! Mike Arnesen, SEO Team Manager of SwellPath will participate in New York.] by Eric Franzon On October 3 at the New York Semantic Technology & Business Conference (#SemTechBiz), a panel of experts will tackle the issue of how Semantic Web technologies are rapidly changing the landscape of Search […]

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Microsoft, Nokia, and What this Means for Yahoo!

By   /  September 4, 2013  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Eric Franzon David Amerland, author of Google Semantic Search and speaker at the upcoming Semantic Technology & Business Conference in New York, has given his take on Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s Devices & Services division. In his analysis, he talks about the Semantic Web and how the company that stands to lose the most […]

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Data Job of the Day: Applied Scientist

By   /  June 17, 2013  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Yahoo! Is looking for an Applied Scientist in Sunnyvale, CA. According to the post, “The Content & Personalization Science group in Yahoo! Labs division is looking for scientists to work on a broad set of real-world practical problems of massive size that have direct business impact. The successful candidate will be expected […]

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At SemTechBiz, Knowledge Graphs Are Everywhere

By   /  June 7, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Sing along with me to this classic hit from 1980: “Knowledge graphs are everywhere; They’re everywhere; My mind describes them to me.” Our Daughter’s Wedding’s song Lawn Chairs. But it’s a good description of some of the activity at the Semantic Technology & Business Conference this week, which saw Google, Yahoo and Wikidata chatting up […]

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Libraries: Time To Take Your Place On The Web Of Data

By   /  June 4, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

At The Semantic Technology and Business conference in San Francisco Monday, OCLC technology evangelist Richard Wallis broke the news that Content-negotiation was implemented for the publication of Linked Data for WorldCat resources. Last June, WorldCat.org began publishing Linked Data for its bibliographic treasure trove, a global catalog of more than 290 million library records and some […]

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Yahoo's Acquisition of Tumblr and the Semantic Web

By   /  May 22, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

David Amerland of Imassera recently wrote, “It seems that $1 billion plus change these days is what’s required to buy a photo-sharing app (if you’re Facebook), a global phone manufacturer (if you’re Google) or a microblogging site (if you happen to be Yahoo).”

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