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  • Enabling Trust and Privacy on the Social Web 

    Passant, Alexandre; Hausenblas, Michael; Polleres, Axel; Decker, Stefan (2009)
  • Harvesting Desktop Data for Semantic Blogging 

    Möller, Knud; Decker, Stefan (2005)
    A typical computer user¿s desktop contains large amount of formal data, such as addresses, events or bibliopraphies. Especially within a corporate or organizational environment, it is often important to exchange this data ...
  • Integrating Social Networks and Sensor Networks 

    Breslin, John; Decker, Stefan; Hauswirth, Manfred; Hynes, Gearoid; Phuoc, Danh Le; Passant, Alexandre; Polleres, Axel; Rabsch, Cornelius; Reynolds, Vinny (2009)
  • Performing Object Consolidation on the Semantic Web Data Graph 

    Hogan, Aidan; Harth, Andreas; Decker, Stefan (2007)
    An important aspect of Semantic Web technologies is the issue of identity and uniquely identifying resources, which is essential for integrating data across sources. Currently, there is poor agreement on the use of ...
  • ReConRank: A Scalable Ranking Method for Semantic Web Data with Context 

    Hogan, Aidan; Harth, Andreas; Decker, Stefan (2006)
    We present an approach that adapts the well-known PageRank/HITS algorithms to Semantic Web data. Our method combines ranks from the RDF graph with ranks from the context graph, i.e. data sources and their linkage. We present ...
  • Semantic Social Collaborative Filtering with FOAFRealm 

    Kruk, Sebastian Ryszard; Decker, Stefan (2005)
    The most popular collaborative filtering implementations require either a critical mass of referenced resources and a lot of active users. Other solutions are based on finding a referral with an expertise on the given ...
  • SIOC: Content Exchange and Semantic Interoperability Between Social Networks 

    Breslin, John; Bojars, Uldis; Passant, Alexandre; Fernández, Sergio; Decker, Stefan (2009)
    This paper describes work performed during the last few years in the context of the SIOC project in order to model social data on the Web using Semantic Web technologies. We will give an overview of the SIOC model, ...
  • Social Networking Portals: An Overview and Evaluation 

    O'Murchu, Ina; Breslin, John; Decker, Stefan (2004)
    Next generation communication on the Internet changes the way we interact with the complexity of the information load on the World Wide Web. Web portals act as gateways to resources and a multitude of services on the ...
  • Social Networks and Data Portability using Semantic Web technologies 

    Bojars, Uldis; Breslin, John; Decker, Stefan (2008)
    Social network and data portability has recently gained a lot of interest as one of the issues for social media sites on the Web. In this paper, we will show how Semantic Web technologies and especially the FOAF and ...
  • SWSE: Answers Before Links! 

    Harth, Andreas; Hogan, Aidan; Delbru, Renaud; Umbrich, Jürgen; O'Riain, Sean; Decker, Stefan (, 2007)
    We present a system that improves on current document- centric Web search engine technology; adopting an entity-centric perspective, we are able to integrate data from both static and live sources into a coherent, interlinked ...
  • SWSE: Objects before documents! 

    Harth, Andreas; Hogan, Aidan; Umbrich, Jürgen; Decker, Stefan (2008)
    Web search engines are immensely useful for locating documents online. However, with more and more structured data being published online, the restriction to the hyperdocument model impairs the usefulness for searching and ...
  • Towards a social provenance model for the Web 

    Harth, Andreas; Polleres, Axel; Decker, Stefan (2007)
    In this position paper we firstly present the established notion of provenance on the Semantic Web (also referred to as named graphs or contexts), and secondly argue for the benefit of adding to the pure technical notion ...
  • Towards Dataset Dynamics: Change Frequency of Linked Open Data Sources 

    Umbrich, Jürgen; Hausenblas, Michael; Hogan, Aidan; Polleres, Axel; Decker, Stefan (CEUR, 2010)
    Datasets in the LOD cloud are far from being static in their nature and how they are exposed. As resources are added and new links are set, applications consuming the data should be able to deal with these changes. In ...
  • Weaving the Pedantic Web 

    Hogan, Aidan; Harth, Andreas; Passant, Alexandre; Decker, Stefan; Polleres, Axel (CEUR, 2010)
    Over a decade after RDF has been published as a W3C recommendation, publishing open and machine-readable content on the Web has recently received a lot more attention, including from corporate and governmental bodies; ...