Papers Introducing The Web Observatory

New Web Observatory Publications are available which introduce the Web Observatory The Web Science Observatory Authors: Thanassis Tiropanis, Wendy Hall, Nigel Shadbolt, David De Roure, Noshir Contractor and Jim Hendler Abstract: The World Wide Web is the largest information fabric in history.People shop, date, trade and communicate with one another …

The Web Economy: Goods, Users, Models, and Policies By Michalis Vafopoulos

We are pleased to announce The Web Economy: Goods, Users, Models, and Policies By Michalis Vafopoulos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece) In this survey report, Michalis Vafopoulos seeks firstly to analyse how the web economy differs from traditional settings and what the implications of these differences are and secondly to …

Semantic Web Technologies for Enterprise 2.0

Alexandre Passant. IOS Press, 2011 This book is a translated (and updated) version of the Ph.D. thesis “Technologies du Web Sémantique pour l‘Entreprise 2.0″‘, defended on the 9th of June 2009 at Université Paris-IV Sorbonne. It presents techniques for data integration and knowledge management using Social Software in enterprises. More …