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Publikācija: Semantic Web Technologies for Social Networks

Publication Type Full-text conference paper published in other conference proceedings
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Publication language English (en)
Title in original language Semantic Web Technologies for Social Networks
Field of research 1. Natural sciences
Sub-field of research 1.2 Computer and information sciences
Authors Andrejs Lesovskis
Keywords Semantic Web, social network, FOAF, SIOC, data portability
Abstract Social network have recently gained a significant popularity increase and according to the Nielsen Online report are even more popular than email. The goal of this paper is to provide an analysis of the existing Semantic Web technologies for social networks, to show how they can improve existing social networks and to outline their problems. Such themes as Semantic Web ontologies, FOAF (Friend of a friend) and SIOC (Semantically-Interlinked Online Communities) vocabularies, social network data portability are covered in depth.
Reference Lesovskis, A. Semantic Web Technologies for Social Networks. In: Advances in Databases and Information Systems : 13th East-European Conference (ADBIS 2009): Associated Workshops and Doctoral Consortium : Local Proceedings, Latvia, Rīga, 7-10 September, 2009. Riga: RTU, 2009, pp.222- 229. ISBN 978-9984-30-163-1.
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