Update on VIAF’s Linked Data

I recently had a chance to return to the Virtual International Authority File, or VIAF. Actually I was looking for another name instead of Eddie Santiago. As it turned out, I didn't find the name I was hoping to find. I did however see some changes to VIAF in terms of linked data. I searched …

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Linked Data and the Cloud

Paul Miller recently posted on whether linked data needs RDF. Basically, Paul says that RDF is a good thing and that linked data is more powerful with RDF (or the resource description framework). However, he writes: The problem, I contend, comes when well-meaning and knowledgeable advocates of both Linked Data and RDF conflate the two …

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