[Geowanking] Web 3.0 may be here
joe at germuska.com
Mon May 4 10:21:13 PDT 2009
On May 4, 2009, at 11:54 AM, Eric Wolf wrote:
>> automation of the still largely manual creation of ontological
> After all, I associate bonnets with babies - not with
> cars. A semantic search engine based on automated ontologies is more
> likely to entirely miss what I'm actually looking for.
Nothing too deep here, but one of the other interesting tidbits from
that Wolfram interview I cited previously was that they use GeoIP as
part of their parsing: this was specifically described in the context
of "rabbits: pets or food" and the goal of not shocking Americans by
assuming nutritional information while recognizing that in much of the
world, bunnies are for eating.
But really, is Geowanking the place for a big discussion of ontology
and semantic web theory? Especially in the context of pre-released
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