Author Archives: Ivan Herman

About Ivan Herman

Ivan Herman is the leader of the Digital Publishing Activity at W3C. For more details, see http://www.w3.org/People/Ivan/

Three RDFa Recommendations Published

The RDFa Working Group today published three RDFa Recommendations. RDFa lets authors put machine-readable data in HTML documents. Using RDFa, authors may turn their existing human-visible text and links into machine-readable data without repeating content. Today’s publications were: HTML+RDFa 1.1, which defines … Continue reading

Three More SPARQL1.1 Documents Translated to Japanese

上綱 秀治 (Shuji Kamitsuna) published a Japanese translation of the W3C document “SPARQL 1.1 Service Description” under the title “SPARQL 1.1サービス記述”, of the “SPARQL Query Results XML Format (2nd Edition)” under the title “SPARQLクエリ結果XMLフォーマット(第2版)”, and of the “SPARQL 1.1 Federated … Continue reading

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Three Group Notes and a Last Call Draft published by the W3C Government Linked Data WG

The Government Linked Data Working Group has published three Group Notes and a Last Call Working Draft today: Group Note of Use Cases and Lessons for the Data Cube Vocabulary. Many national, regional and local governments, as well as other … Continue reading

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Special session on the long term preservation of RDF vocabularies at DC-2013

W3C has the pleasure to sponsor the Special Session on the Long-term Preservation and Governance of RDF Vocabularies, part of the DC-2013 conference in Lisbon, Portugal, on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. See also the Discussion paper for the special session, … Continue reading

Call for Implementations: Org and Data-Cube Vocabularies

The W3C Government Linked Data (GLD) Working Group today published two Candidate Recommendations: The Organization Ontology (org) defines a vocabulary for describing the structure of an organization, such as a government agency or a corporation. The RDF Data Cube Vocabulary … Continue reading

HTML+RDFa 1.1 is a Proposed Recommendation; two other RDFa Proposed Edited Recommendations Published

The RDFa Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation for HTML+RDFa 1.1. This specification defines rules and guidelines for adapting the RDFa Core 1.1 and RDFa Lite 1.1 specifications for use in HTML5 and XHTML5. The rules defined in this … Continue reading

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