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Ghosts in the Semantic Web Machine?

schraefel, m.c., Preece, Alun, Gibbins, Nick, Harris, Steve and Millard, Ian (2004) Ghosts in the Semantic Web Machine? At 1st Workshop on Friend of a Friend, Social Networking and the Semantic Web. 01 - 02 Sep 2004.

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in this paper we present the concept of a ghost, a lightweight container that holds pointers to RDF resources (such as RDF vCards or FOAF) which represent the person associated with the ghost. The goal of the ghost approach is to provide a light weight jumping off point into the various bodies of metadata associated with an individual, which in turn can connect to various Semantic Web services in a local context.

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Published date: 2004
Additional Information: Event Dates: Sept 1-2, 2004
Venue - Dates: 1st Workshop on Friend of a Friend, Social Networking and the Semantic Web, 2004-09-01 - 2004-09-02
Keywords: identity, foaf, services, ghost
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Agents, Interactions & Complexity


Local EPrints ID: 260696
PURE UUID: cc19351c-ab04-474d-95fd-b8d580c54db7
ORCID for Nick Gibbins: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 22 Mar 2005
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:05

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Author: m.c. schraefel
Author: Alun Preece
Author: Nick Gibbins ORCID iD
Author: Steve Harris
Author: Ian Millard

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