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By Gretchen | December 20, 2013

By Chris McDowall

On November 26 I presented a talk on linked data and entity reconciliation at the National Digital Forum held at Te Papa in Wellington. These are my speaker’s notes.

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Linked data is an amazing yet elusive idea. It extends the conventional Web by providing a means to identify and refer to specific entities or concepts and supplies a way to describe how those things are related. Together, the entities, concepts and relationships constitute a set of assertions about how we think the world is… a set of assertions that can be queried, analysed, extended, shared and visualised.

Read full post here. (Originally posted 17 December 2013)