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last updated at 2006-12-27 19:00
dajobe: The Need for Semantics in the Web
hendler: "An important effect of developing security protocols on the web is the abstract space of web information is linked to reality."
hendler: so this also was first hint of "policy aware" thinking ... cool
timbl: I thought then that DSig, because it allowed a person or company to make a binding commitment, would be the key to having net transactions be connected directly to real life.
 
hendler: 100 Connolly-type bounty points offered for earliest (preferably published) use of the term "Semantic Web"
hendler: hoping for responses prior to "weaving the web" (1999)
 
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