I have been mentioning about the semantic web and had a faint recollection of the origins but stumbled on this excellent link: Old Scientific American article on semantic web (pdf) Basically, they wanted a solution to structure the webpages that are readable to the computers and developed language syntaxes around them. The details elude me … Continue reading A Semantic Web & Artificial Intelligence- Where similarities end.
I read a lot. Partly because of my ingrained curiosity and the drive to learn and partly because I prefer longforms which serves to interpret the context of recorded words better. Internet began in democratisation of thoughts and speech (and some attempts to suppress it too). There has been a rash of experiments with long … Continue reading The reading experiment that went sour