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Nantes ouverture des données: Accueil

by Xavier Lacot
Nantes ouvre ses données, une superbe initiative que la plupart des villes devraient suivre ! Très bonen idée !


by François Hodierne
Uberblic links data across APIs so that you can build applications using the best data sources on the Web and put your own data into context.

DataSF - Liberating City Data

by Xavier Lacot
The City of San Francisco too, decided to publish several Datasets. DataSF is a central clearinghouse for datasets published by the City & County of San Francisco. The site allows to find datasets in several ways: general search, tags/keywords, categories, and rating. The goal is to improve access to city data through open machine-readable formats. Anyway, there does not seem to be any SPARQL endpoint or any other semantic expression of the exposed datasets... Maybe in a future iteration?


by Xavier Lacot
this document defines an API for extracting structurated information from web pages, using the RDFa formalism.


How to publish Linked Data on the Web

by Xavier Lacot
A step-by-step guide which covers all the required steps before publishing data on the Web in a semantic way

KnowledgeBase - Named Entity Recognition

by Xavier Lacot
Another Named Entity Recognizer, available as a paid-offer SaaS solution.

Ontos Semantic Technologies

by Xavier Lacot
OntosMiner uses ontologies to define the areas of interest and linguistic rules of NLP to analyze natural language text. Objects and their relations are automatically realized and annotations to the related text fragments are added.


by Xavier Lacot
EasyRdf is a PHP library designed to make it easy to consume and produce RDF. It was designed for use in mixed teams of experienced and inexperienced RDF developers. It is written in Object Oriented PHP.

Semantic web user interfaces - Do they have to be ugly?

by Xavier Lacot
A presentation which explains how semweb people should work to create more user-friendly tools. There is a common dream about the semantic web : it should help develop omnipotent applications. Instead of this, the author explain that developers should concentrate on creating useful software, using semweb technologies. Meaningful.


by Xavier Lacot
A newly published RDFa validator.

Le nouveau Facebook : un guide complet pour les éditeurs, les annonceurs, les utilisateurs et la concurrence  | ReadWriteWeb France

by ghis (via)
Facebook a secoué le monde des technologies en annonçant une série d’innovations majeures qui constituent, prises dans leur ensemble, un mouvement destiné à faire du web tout entier un web social et sémantique.

dbrec - Intelligent music recommendations for and from the Web of Data

by Xavier Lacot
dbrec is a new kind of recommender system, entirely based on Semantic Web and Linked Data technologies, providing recommendations for 39,000 artists from DBpedia (and consequently from Wikipedia) based on the relationships that they hold together, either directly (e.g. having played together) or indirectly (e.g. playing the same genre, sharing a common record label or even being associated in a particular cultural movement).


OWL 2 Web Ontology Language Document Overview

by Xavier Lacot
The W3C published 2 days ago the OWL2 Recommendation, made by 12 documents. A great step further in SW technologies, 5 years after the first OWL Recommendation !

Yahoo! Placemaker™ Beta - YDN

by Xavier Lacot & 1 other
Provided with free-form text, the service identifies places mentioned in text, disambiguates those places, and returns unique identifiers (WOEIDs) for each, as well as information about how many times the place was found in the text, and where in the text it was found. Gorgeous!

jOWL - semantic javascript library

by Xavier Lacot & 1 other
jOWL is a jQuery plugin for navigating and visualising OWL-RDFS documents. - Webservice that tags your resources

by Xavier Lacot & 5 others is a simple webservice that helps you in tagging textual content on and off the web

Tim Berners-Lee speaks on Linked Data (1)

by Xavier Lacot
Tim Berners-Lee's talk at TED 2009 conference slides, about Linked Data.

Blog Smarter | Zemanta Ltd.

by Xavier Lacot & 5 others
Zemanta is a text enrichment tool. Packaged as a firefox extension, it helps adding tags, photos, links to the texts you type in your web browser. It is based on "natural language processing, machine learning and fine tuning", and would take profit out of SemWeb technologies.

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