Semantic Web

The Semantic Web Comes of Age

How do you describe a business? What about a person, or an intellectual work? There’s an interesting little secret that people in IT likely know, but that doesn’t always get to the C-Suite. Programming, at its core, is all about creating models. Sometimes those models are of classes of things, …

Financial Services

The web as we know it has reached its limits due to a lack of semantics | Semantics 2018

June 28, 2018<p>Andreas is one of the founding fathers of SEMANTiCS Conference and the CEO and co-founder of the Semantic Web Company. He holds a degree …

Artificial Intelligence

Limitations of the Semantic Web

I like to consider myself fair and balanced when speaking about most topics. To educate the uneducated and to balance things out a bit I have …

Semantic Web Company: The Web As We Know It Has Reached Its Limits Due To A Lack Of Semantics

SSupported by SproutSocial.com – helps organisations collaborate and publish across multiple social profiles and networks;<p>Below is our recent …

Why The Lynch Mob That’s After Mark Zuckerberg Has Got The Wrong Guy

To all of you — including the US Congress — that want Mark Zuckerberg's head over the personal data that was gleaned from Facebook and used for …

Mark Zuckerberg

LOD: Issue 9 of Europeana Tech Features Presentations From Semantic Web in Libraries (SWIB) Conference

Issue 9 on Europeana Tech is Now Available Online.<p>Every year the SWIB (Semantic Web in Libraries) is a highlight for Linked Open Data in libraries …

University of Illinois

Things You Can’t Do Without a Semantic Web

Only a <i>Semantic</i> Web lets you —<p>Exploit the Power of Language, at Web-scale<br>• Virtualize Data, conceptually<br>• Address Privacy Challenges, cognitively<br>• Address …

Data.world: The importance of linking data and people

Notepads, graphs, data lakes, collaboration, and data manifestos. Data.world has an interesting blend of philosophy and technology going on -- and it …

Big Data

Journal Article: “The Rijksmuseum Collection as Linked Data”

The following article was recently published in the journal <i>Semantic Web</i>.<p><b>Title</b><p><b>Authors</b><p>Chris Dijkshoorn <i><br>VU University Amsterdam</i><p>Lizzy Jongma <i><br>Rijksmuseum</i> …

Amsterdam

Voices in AI – Episode 33: A Conversation with Bryon Jacob

Today's leading minds talk AI with host Byron Reese<p>In this episode, Byron and Bryon talk about intelligence, consciousness, emergence, automation and …

Singularity

Semantic Web and Semantic Technology Trends in 2018

There have been some exciting developments of late in the Semantic Web and Technology space. Semantic Technology trends in 2018 will continue to …

Data Management

Current state of Semantic Web

I'd really like to know what's the state of Semantic Web technologies, primarily:<p>Company I'm working at is curious to build an enterprise technology …

Databases

How to Implement the Semantic Web

The World Wide Web is probably one of the greatest innovations we have in the world. It has allowed people to connect and share data is possible with …

POST: ADHO Announces Reactivation of the Linked Open Data SIG

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) has announced the reactivation of the Linked Open Data Special Interest Group (SIG):The …

Humanities

Semantic technology underpins conversational AI, other big data uses

Unsung and unheralded, semantic technology is a key component in artificial intelligence and other big data applications. Yet, like AI, it still …

Artificial Intelligence

A Standard to build Knowledge Graphs: 12 Facts about SKOS - Semantic Web Company

These days, many organisations have begun to develop their own knowledge graphs. One reason might be to build a solid basis for various machine …

New Iteration: Introduction to Metadata and Linked Data eCourse

Chicago—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new iteration of our popular eCourse, Introduction to Metadata and Linked Data. Dr. Oksana L. …

Linked Data

How open source is advancing the Semantic Web

The Semantic Web, a term coined by World Wide Web (WWW) inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee, refers to the concept that all the information in all the …

World Wide Web

Graph databases and RDF: It's a family affair

RDF is a graph data model you've probably either never heard of, or already dismissed. Why is that, could there be value in it, and how does it …

Databases

Semantic Web Starter Kit - Enterprise Knowledge

More and more organizations are taking advantage of semantic technologies to improve the way they manage both structured and unstructured<br>content. …

Data.world raises $18.7 million to connect open data sets

Shortage of data isn’t an issue right now, but combing through it and making sense of it is. Data.world is trying to address this by providing a social media network that allows users to connect and share different sets of data. The Austin, Texas-based startup announced today a funding round of …

Venture Capital

UNESCO Thesaurus Published with Semantic Web Standards and Open-Source Software

From the Sparna Blog:<p>Sparna conducted in 2016 the replacement of the Thesaurus Management Software and thesaurus publication platform for the UNESCO, …

Open Source Software