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  • Big linked cancer data: Integrating linked TCGA and PubMed 

    Saleem, M; Kamdar, M; Iqbal, A; Sampath, S; Deus, H; Ngomo, A (Elsevier, 2014-07-07)
    The amount of bio-medical data available on the Web grows exponentially with time. The resulting large volume of data makes manual exploration very tedious. Moreover, the velocity at which this data changes and the variety ...
  • Entity Linking with Multiple Knowledge Bases: An Ontology Modularization Approach 

    Pereira, Bianca (Springer, 2014-10-19)
    The recognition of entities in text is the basis for a series of applications. Synonymy and Ambiguity are among the biggest challenges in identifying such entities. Both challenges are addressed by Entity Linking, the task ...
  • Federating Distributed Social Data to Build an Interlinked Online Information Society 

    Passant, Alexandre; Samwald, Matthias; Breslin, John; Decker, Stefan (2009)
    While research on the relation- ship between the Semantic Web and social media was originally motivated by the lack of semantics in mainstream Web 2.0 ser- vices, this vision can go much further, impacting society at large ...
  • Learning from Linked Open Data Usage: Patterns & Metrics 

    Möller, Knud; Hausenblas, Michael; Cyganiak, Richard; Handschuh, Siegfried (2010)
    Although the cloud of Linked Open Data has been growing continuously for several years, little is known about the particular features of linked data usage. Motivating why it is important to understand the usage of Linked ...
  • Linked Data Driven Information Systems as an enabler for Integrating Financial Data 

    O'Riain, Sean; Harth, Andreas; Curry, Edward (IGI Global, 2011)
    With increased dependence on efficient use and inclusion of diverse corporate and Web based data sources for business information analysis, financial information providers will increasingly need agile information ...
  • Linked Data tagging with LODr 

    Passant, Alexandre (2008)
    We demonstrate one of the potential paths of the evolution of wiki engines towards Web 3.0. We introduce 3dWiki - the 3D wiki engine, which was built according to 2-Layer Interface Paradigm (2LIP). It was developed ...
  • LODr - A Linking Open Data Tagging System 

    Passant, Alexandre (, 2008)
    This demo paper introduces LODr, a service providing semantic enrichment features for existing tagged content from various Web 2.0 services, based on the MOAT and Linked Data principles.
  • On a Linked Data platform for Irish historical vital records 

    Debruyne, Christophe (Springer, 2015)
    The Irish Record Linkage 1864-1913 is a multi-disciplinary project aiming to create a platform for analyzing events captured in historical birth, marriage and death records by applying semantic technologies for annotating, ...
  • Path-based semantic relatedness on linked data and its use to word and entity disambiguation 

    Hulpus, Ioana; Prangnawarat, Narumol; Hayes, Conor (2015)
    Semantic relatedness and disambiguation are fundamental problems for linking text documents to the Web of Data. There are many approaches dealing with both problems but most of them rely on word or concept distribution ...
  • RDFS & OWL Reasoning for Linked Data 

    Hogan, Aidan; Delbru, Renaud; Umbrich, Jurgen (na, 2013)
    Linked Data promises that a large portion of Web Data will be usable as one big interlinked RDF database against which structured queries can be answered. In this lecture we will show how reasoning - using RDF Schema (RDFS) ...
  • Understanding Linked Open Data as a Web-Scale Database 

    Hausenblas, Michael; Karnstedt, Marcel (2010)
    While Linked Open Data (LOD) has gained much attention in the recent years, requirements and the challenges concerning its usage from a database perspective are lacking. We argue that such a perspective is crucial for ...
  • Where is the News Breaking? Towards a Location-based Event Detection Framework for Journalists 

    Khare, Prashant; Heravi, Bahareh Rahmanzadeh (Springer, 2014)
     The rise of user-generated content (UCG) as a source of information in the journalistic lifecycle is driving the need for automated methods to detect, filter, contextualise and verify citizen reports of breaking news ...