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mashpoint: browsing the web along structured lines

Popov, Igor, schraefel, m.c., Hall, Wendy and Shadbolt, Nigel (2012) mashpoint: browsing the web along structured lines At UIST (ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology)2012, United States. 07 - 12 Oct 2012.

Record type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)


Large numbers of Web sites support rich data-centric features to explore and interact with data. In this paper we present mashpoint, a framework that allows distributed data-powered Web applications to linked based on similarities of the entities in their data. By linking applications in this way we allow browsing with selections of data from one application to another application. This sort of browsing allows complex queries and exploration of data to be done by average Web users using multiple applications. We additionally use this concept to surface structured information to users in Web pages. In this paper we present this concept and our initial prototype

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e-pub ahead of print date: September 2012
Venue - Dates: UIST (ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology)2012, United States, 2012-10-07 - 2012-10-12
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Agents, Interactions & Complexity


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ORCID for Wendy Hall: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 05 Sep 2012 10:28
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 05:28

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Author: Igor Popov
Author: m.c. schraefel
Author: Wendy Hall ORCID iD
Author: Nigel Shadbolt

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