The highlights from SemTewch2011 selected by Recognos can be seen here.
Bernadette Hyland from Talis had a great talk at Semtech2011 about how to publish linked open data . See the presentation here.
A very interesting initiative to bring together the search engines using the semantic technology is named : schema.org. Search engines come together for a richer web. You can read the details here.
The SEMTECH2011 conference will start on June 5th, 2011
Google acquires Needlebase. For details read here.
A very interesting article about one of the pioneers in User Interface Design and data Vizualization which is so important in the Semantic Technology. His name is Edward Tufte. If you are interested in this area is absolutely worthwhile to read this.
An interesting article about how hedge funds are using twitter to catch investment hints
The International Press Telecommunications Council (IPTC) debuted an early draft of their latest standard: rNews . rNews allows web publishers to embed publishing metadata directly into HTML documents using RDFa. By making important publishing metadata easily available, the IPTC believes that rNews has the potential to transform the relationship between online publishers and the search, social, aggregation and advertising ecosystem. The IPTC has posted video recordings and slides for the presentations given in April 2011. The video can be seen by clicking:here
The www.semweb.com organized a webinar related to the applications of the Semantic WEB in Financial Services and Investments. Drew Warren from Recognos Financial and Brian Bell from Expert Systems had a very interesting presentation that was recorded and can be viewed by clicking here
Recognos presented to a large company in Silicon Valley. You can see the presentation that contains an overview of the Semantic Technology with applications by clicking here.
Google acquired Freebase in July. Read details here.
A link to an article about the applications of the Semantic Technologies in the Law. Click here to read.
A very interesting presentation about Linked Data: An Introduction to Linked Data – by Sandro Hawke. Click here to watch.
In the world there are many semantic web meetups. Check out the map of these meetups and you can locate them here.
A new nice documentary was created after a meetup on Semantic WEB in New York. Click here to watch it.
Watch Tim Berners-Lee talk on the Semantic WEB at TED by clicking here.
Apple bought the “Semantic Intelligent Assistant” company named SIRI. Read here more about this 200 million dollar transaction.
Radar Networks (the creators of TWINE), Nova Spivack’s company was sold. He posted a very interesting write-up on his blog about the transaction that contains a lot of interesting ideas related to the semantic technology. Read this article by clicking here.
Recognos and Recognos Financial will participate with a presentation at the 2010 Semantic Technology Conference , San Francisco, June 21-25, 2010. The preliminary program can be seen by clicking here.
A very interesting site: San Francisco Crimespottting. Is an example how Public Data can be used to offer real information to the population. (The link was extracted from a very interesting special report on managing information, from The Economist, February 27th, 2010).
We created a simplified Semantic WEB for Recognos. If you want to see the Recognos Semantic WEB click here