The Oxford English Dictionary has a reputation as the best, most comprehensive dictionary in the English speaking world. If asked, most people would agree that it has been geared more for academics than regular folks. That reputation doesn’t sit well with the new chief editor, Michael Proffitt, who believes the dictionary still has a place in today’s modern and technologically driven age.
Big data applications present their own unique challenges in order to appropriately harness the utility of open source frameworks including such as Apache. Through these advances, Big data has become ubiquitous across all areas of research allowing for new applications that were not possible earlier
Semantic search continues to gain traction, but how does it affect your efforts to identify and employ keywords? This is assuming keywords even matter anymore.
Metaome Science Informatics announced the launch of DistilBio Enterprise – a knowledge discovery and exploration platform for the life sciences. Built for the enterprise, DistilBio combines novel graph-based search and analytics with advanced data integration technology that cuts across data silos.
If more people, businesses, writers, users, etc. are posting content to social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc., why isn’t Google indexing this information? Searching for content actually on Google without these added sources, is like only looking in half your cupboard for food and making dinner decisions based on an incomplete list of items.
One scientist sees the technology of semantics as a solution to better understand and manage big-bank risk profiles. Using the compilation of data by the semantic models, banking professionals will be able to better prepare for regulatory issues and internal risk calculations.
The semantic web is changing. This isn’t new news. However, it seems to be making a bigger impact with its own brand of change.
We are always excited to share career opportunities in the world of taxonomy, indexing, and even semantic technology, with our readers. Even if you aren’t in the market for a career move, it is always good to stay on top of what is available and how the fields are evolving.
Following the evolution of aviation, search technology and semantic technology have reached the equivalent of the stealth bombers. Boolean expressions made searches more sophisticated through the use of query modifiers.
Researchers at Kuwait University have presented a new report regarding hierarchical navigation – the way users browse a taxonomy-based interface in an effort to locate information resources. Their project was to develop a taxonomy for a library and information science department to organize resources and support user browsing in a digital repository.