"The Object Network": Data Linking for Web APIs

by Jeevak Kasarkod Follow 3 Followers on  Feb 06, 2012 5

Developers are overwhelmed by Web APIs. APIs are being published at an alarming rate exposing a myriad ways to access data which in turn is incompatible with similar objects across other Web APIs. The Object Network is an attempt at universalizing data formats for objects to create a data fabric that leverages the network effects of hyperlinking similar to the Internet.


Facebook's Graph API: The Future Of Semantic Web?

by Dilip Krishnan Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 24, 2010 5

“There are two important themes behind everything we're delivering today.” says Bret Taylor, head of Facebook’s platform products in the facebook developer blog, of the recent announcements at the f8 conference in San Francisco. Facebook introduced Open Graph protocol, and the Graph API as the next evolution in the Facebook platform.

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