Does the world make sense, or do we make sense of the world?

Web 3.0 from Kate Ray on Vimeo.

This cute and quirky introductory look into the semantic web addresses some of the issues around structuring data, ontologies and reasoning.  Features some prominent figures in information science, web, new media and startups, including Clay Shirky who asks the titular question, John Hebeler from BBN, Chris Dixon from Hunch, David Weinberger, a few googlers and Tim Berners-Lee among others.

Another gem from Shirky: “Semantic web is the witness protection program for AI researchers…”


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