[uf-discuss] Calais: a POSH project?
guillaume at lebleu.org
Sat Feb 2 18:39:35 PST 2008
Bob Jonkman wrote:
> Via Techdirt  I found an interesting project called OpenCalais . It seems designed to
> take arbitrary text documents and spit out semantic RDF.
> There's absolutely no mention of microformats on the OpenCalais web site, but I can see
> incorporating microformat markup into the output. And, of course, any effort at making the
> Web more POSH is A Good Thing.
Bob, thanks for the link, given the RDF output, I would imagine RDFa or
eRDF would be more straightforward for them to add than microformats.
> The site seems sparse on working code or examples, and I haven't even tried to download the
> developer package (needs a "developer key" -- not so Open, IMHO)
I gave it a quick try. Seems to me very specific to financial/business
news, but the roadmap says the 3rd party extensibility to other domains
will be available later this year.
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