[foaf-dev] Visualizing FOAF Data
melvincarvalho at gmail.com
Sat Aug 13 11:35:31 CEST 2011
On 13 August 2011 01:58, Bruce Whealton <bruce at whealton.info> wrote:
> I wonder if anyone has done anything with converting LinkedIn contacts to
> foaf. I know that they publish vcard data of one's connections but much of
> the vcard data can be related to equivalent foaf properties. For the rest,
> there would just be a need to represent the vcard or hcard microformat
> information along with the foaf data.
there's some more here
pretty sure they used to have a linked in version ...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Melvin Carvalho
> Sent: Friday, August 12, 2011 3:38 AM
> To: Bruce Whealton
> Cc: foaf-dev at lists.foaf-project.org
> Subject: Re: [foaf-dev] Visualizing FOAF Data
> On 30 June 2011 09:54, Bruce Whealton <bruce at whealton.info> wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> I found this interesting JQuery application that displays the
>> information in a FOAF file nicely in a browser. I had some problems with
>> in different browsers. The application is described here:
>> Interestingly, when I put in the link to my foaf file, the data
>> displayed did not match what is actually in the file now. I updated my
>> file and yet I was still seeing older copies of the foaf file. I could
>> write to the author but I’m curious if anyone else sees what I see or
>> different results in different browsers. I used the version of this for
>> Standalone Usage and so I put this into the address bar of the browser:
>> The link to my wife should be:
>> but I was seeing her maiden name in the link. When I put in that link,
>> my wife, using IE 9, it says it cannot display it.
>> It’s just strange. Though, in Firefox it’s pretty cool.
>> Does anyone know of any similar applications?
>> I found some Java tools but they seemed to run only after installing a
>> of things on my computer, which is fine unless you were looking for a way
>> present things online.
>> Also, it seems like it would be a challenge to display any kind of RDF/XML
>> data as you’d have to have CSS styles for every single possible tag that
>> would use.
>> Bruce Whealton, Owner Future Wave Designs
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