[foaf-dev] FOAF from social apps - tools?

Melvin Carvalho melvincarvalho at gmail.com
Fri Dec 11 14:10:44 CET 2009


On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 1:57 PM, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers at gmail.com> wrote:

> I want to rebuild/update my foaf:Profile, and naturally have used
> foaf-a-matic to get started, and a bit of manual tweaking.
>
> But it'll be long-winded to add the foaf:knows in either of these ways
> - what is around these days for getting a FOAF dump from gmail,
> twitter, facebook etc? I'm sure it would be easier to get one of those
> & weed it down rather than build something up.
>

SPARUL seems to be the method of choice for updating FOAF profiles.
Tabulator integrates it, you can use ARC2 datawiki on the back end to power
it.


>
> Incidentally, I'm sure this has come up before but memory fails - what
> of a foaf:follows property? Something a lot weaker than foaf:knows,
> but potentially useful in reputation kind of things.
>

http://rdfs.org/sioc/spec/#term_follows


>
> I can imagine having a core profile, with say 50 foaf:knows in there,
> rdfs:seeAlso'd to RDF dumps from the social apps with perhaps 1000's
> of foaf:follows.
>
> Cheers,
> Danny.
>
> --
> http://danny.ayers.name
> _______________________________________________
> foaf-dev mailing list
> foaf-dev at lists.foaf-project.org
> http://lists.foaf-project.org/mailman/listinfo/foaf-dev
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://lists.foaf-project.org/pipermail/foaf-dev/attachments/20091211/56acea90/attachment.htm 


More information about the foaf-dev mailing list