Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @tomayac ever

April 2011

dret @sallamar 100% agreed. we have XML for the tree people, RDF for the graph people, and JSON for the object people. they all seem to be happy.

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webr3 new post, some thoughts on the need for uniform data http://bit.ly/jFzT9h

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RT @sclopit: Justin BiebeRDF ! http://bit.ly/lrcL46 // +1 Way to go, @jaymyers

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jsconf To all of you about to JSConf, remember the hashtag if you tweet from someone else’s device is .

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@bsletten Thanks. We’ll speak again in 6 months + x ;-)

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Committed to writing a book. My condition was having it openly licensed. Editorial said yes. Win! :-)

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kansandhaus Did you miss the event last week at The Times Building? Slides/videos now available: dev.iptc.org/rNews-Video-Tu…

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@mamund @algermissen +0.75 to that statement. Do you have a pointer where he said/wrote that? Thanks!

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The in BestBuy’s search results is a perfect use case for the Amazon Checker Chrome extension: http://bit.ly/jBGtnX

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@portenkirchner s/Lybian/Libyan/g; Unlike Syria => Syrian ;-) Learnt this only the other day myself… Sharing knowledge.

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Top-2 talked-about guys in on : dbp:José_Mourinho, dbp:Sergio_Ramos. Take stats w/ grain of salt. (via http://bit.ly/kYcd8i)

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On in , top-2 topics: Real Madrid (135 for dbp:Real_Madrid_C.F.), Barça (91 for dbp:FC_Barcelona) (via http://bit.ly/kYcd8i)

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All-time most tweeted about named entity on : http://dbpedia.org/resou… (via Twitter Swarm NLP ext.: http://bit.ly/gEkLSG)

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All-time most talked about named entity on : http://dbpedia.org/resou… (via Facebook Swarm NLP ext.: http://bit.ly/kYcd8i)

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@RubenVerborgh Good news indeed! Happy this got sorted out so quickly! // CC: @josderoo

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cramforce You ain’t native HTML5 if you ain’t wearin http://html5socks.com (courtesy of the impecable @tobeytailor)

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Stuck w/ multipart/form-data parsing in ? Try @felixge’s node-formidable: http://bit.ly/fDfAQE. Wasted time w/multipart.js before :-(

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Just went thru for . It used to be immediate & free, now it’s up to 72h & $14, even tho I never was involved in genocide.

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Re-submitted a compressed version of our paper (12 pages to 2) to . Reviewers offered our work to be accepted as poster at least :-|

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jindrichmynarz On May 6th, it’s @google feat. @tomayac talking about semantic , Rich Snippets and RDFa in Brno! http://bit.ly/f1SR9O /via @eliskah

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@avian2 (1) @andraz (2) Thanks for replies. (1) That’s what I was assuming. Still cool! (2) Translator: can’t check adequacy (me no Arabic).

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.@ldodds FWIW at best we could go for an crowd-sourced coverage map. See http://bit.ly/gQHFOy => Update 2.0 // CC: @LivingCloud

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@ldodds I checked the feasibility of this using my iPhone’s data w/ http://bit.ly/e6IVy7, but it’s only a grid, no cell towers recognizable.

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RT @ldodds: Properly anonymized, this iPhone tracking data means we can quickly crowd source on cell stations worldwide, no? // +1

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chromeplugins New extension: Facebook Swarm NLP http://bit.ly/f31lcA

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Seriously amazed by @zemanta! They do Natural Language Processing () also in Arabic: الله means http://dbpedia.org/resou….

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Blog post on the background of the Swarm Chrome Extension: http://bit.ly/i09YkY //

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If there’s a Swarm Chrome extension, there better be Swarm NLP, too. Now there is: http://bit.ly/g0wYaE

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@agebhard Die Gummibärchen gestern zum Abendessen auch aus Direktimport? Zum Glück gibt’s http://amzn.to/fbgvn2 und http://amzn.to/hETnmO :D

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cramforce Nice, didn’t know http://www.google.com/re… Why not start with w3schools?

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@cramforce +1 for this to happen :-( Annoying, but work-around-able…

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Updated the @twitter Swarm Chrome extension. New: entities below tweets, auto-refresh, URI preference. http://bit.ly/gEkLSG

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RT @aemkei: Here are my slides about @js1k minification techniques: http://go.ubilabs.net/js… //

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Watching @aemkei show some minification tricks at . Don’t try this in your production code :-) http://bit.ly/gefh2o

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The Vocabulary - Describing URI Schemes as the Composition of Identifier Names by @niklasl: http://bit.ly/eY1YJ9 // CC: @RubenVerborgh

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Free Software Foundation: “If you want to release your work to the public domain, we recommend you use http://ur1.ca/3utk1 (via @iand)

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Re-reading the schema Internet draft document by @kriszyp: http://bit.ly/fqiuHl. Way to JSON serialization? // CC: @webr3

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RT @sandhawke: WG concludes its meeting […]: http://bit.ly/eb65al “The group decided not to actively push for a JSON serialization” :(

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frischkopp echt klasse: Video Doodle (!!!) zu Ehren Charlie Chaplins 122 Bday: http://www.google.com.au/ :-)

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@agebhard @dakoller @smyles @kansandhaus As I tweeted, somehow +1. As long as there’re well-defined mappings to “original” vocabs, all good.

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@dakoller The link to “it” being done “properly” ;-) Same argumentation in the case. Somehow +1 // CC: @agebhard @smyles @kansandhaus

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folks, check slide 16 of “The Open Graph Protocol Design Decisions” http://scr.bi/ebJpbJ

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Proud of my intern @arnaudbrousseau & the progress he makes w/ his current project: @SecretTalentsents mobile app based@appceleratorator.

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danielglauser @bsletten sharing some SPARQL goodness twitpic.com/4kg05d

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RT @cygri: Proposal to recommend that systems silently convert xs:string to plain literals (in ) // +1

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gtugmunich Blogpost about Webstore Developer Challenge http://fb.me/zguAGfPQ

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Starting what looks like a fruitful collaboration w/ @RubenVerborgh on the borderline of , , &aData.sPhD

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googledrive Pagination and better printing come to Google Docs. http://goo.gl/momBg

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A preso on syntax options that I’ve prepared for the W3C RDF Working Group face-to-face meeting: http://bit.ly/fmHdTu

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@jreschke Filed a bug w/ Safari 5.0.4 a while ago. Working in WebKit nightlies, which is a good sign.

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@atanas LOL, it got its 5 minutes of fame already when @alexia from @TechCrunch featured it in a blog post: http://tcrn.ch/fKcXvO

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@atanas A friendly “hi” back from Hamburg, Germay! Happy you like the extension ;-)

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@lysander07 Impressive screencast! I guess there is no public demo to play with, but still thought it might be worth asking?!

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For all those who didn’t get tickets for Google , there’re I/O Extended events all over the place: http://bit.ly/g1foxa //

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@rtroncy @arnaudbrousseau Sure thing. We can do the poster, and co-operate for the journal. United forces! I guess it’s not that much work.

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Our contribution should’ve been pivoting reader location by trending named entities filtered by time. Accepted as a poster, tho :-|

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Seems like we didn’t succeed in communicating the main contribution of our (rejected) paper (+2, 0, 0, -1). The +2 reviewer got it.

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@cramforce No worries. I’ll raise a pint on you on 13th ;-)

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@cramforce Hmmm, stalking your calendar, you’re also flying on Wed, 13…

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@cramforce Hey, I’ll take the red-eye on April 13 to AMS :-) LH3334, 7am. Back on 14th, LH3339, 8:15pm.

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svrc Atari’s Greatest Hits, free on the iOS. Welp, there goes my weekend. http://is.gd/0wwyZg

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@iand Well-known & well-respected :D Fully agree wrt.#RDFJSON not being a trivial task. I’ve joined RDFa WG to work on the API

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@iand @manusporny @webr3 Guess what we ideally wanna preserve: dot notation (obj.name, not obj[‘ex:name’]), simple keys (name, not ex$name).

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RT @iand: Wrote a bit on Usability of Serializations of http://bit.ly/eXP62t // Commas between graph blocks omitted intentionally

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@iand Thanks. I guess your code samples express very well the nightmare most of us wanna avoid in ;-) // CC: @webr3, @manusporny

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On my way to Athens, Greece, for yet another plenary meeting, the first one after the 1-year review. EU research projects FTW!

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.@cramforce <b><blink>For the record: will never die!</b></blink> ;-)

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@arnaudbrousseau Thanks & welcome home, mate :D Interesting club experience y’day nite… Search for the club’s name on Qype! All. Clear. Now.

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Google Web Toolkit + Adobe Air = : http://bit.ly/gTympU. Not my kind of tool, but if you’re into writing Air apps..UG

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Presentation of the Mobile SDK for Augmented Reality apps (both , ) by @junaio here at Munich @gtugmunich

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RT @beverloo: I’ll be joining the Google Chrome team! http://goo.gl/jgzfz // Congratulations! Great news :-)

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Wave, an XMPP server & the Eclipse Communication Framework used for a multiplayer Android game demo@gtugmunichnich: http://codesurgeon.com/

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@rtroncy Makes sense and was what I expected… Simply wondered why not make the mapping 1:1. Good stuff definitively.

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@agebhard Cool, thanks! I’m thomassteiner on Skype, feel free to add me so that we can talk about later on if need be.

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@agebhard The talk is, like, now-ish. Anything you wanted to point out specifically? Simply wanted to mention as brand-new vocab.

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.@smyles @agebhard feedback posted: http://bit.ly/hAQdUF. Featuring rNews at my talk at the (@gtugmunich) tonite.

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@cramforce Nice, but ambiguous. I can see unicorns balancing on rainbows. There’s even a panda with a machine gun!

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@cramforce It’s lossy :-( Loses namespaces. How about JSON-LD (Terms)? I’m contra microsyntaxes, too. Better omit entirely than that. IMHO.

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Reading the introduction to http://bit.ly/gPziGH. Wondering why they went for rnews:Tag & not for the more expressive ctag:TRDFa

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A sample graph modeled in several serializations: http://bit.ly/fltE5d. Where’re lights & dar#cWeb

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RT @hfmuehleisen: gallery FTW! Me &a@cygriygri @ lunch http://tinyurl.com/3b7yk… class=”at”>@tomayacayac looking @ things http://tinyurl.com/444yu…

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Paul_Kinlan New experimental APIs for Chrome extensions http://6sen.se/i6p5i9

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( library for embedding ) mentioned by @vrandezo at @stugtug: http://bit.ly/fzCrcl

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RT @russenreaktor: Very entertaining talk by @vrandezo @stugtug twitpic.com/4gyke1 // Very strong +1

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@stugtug folks, @arnaudbrousseau & me will be around after the event for questions (or email me: tomac(at)google.com.

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Our talk at @stugtug was slightly over-lenght (sorry) but ended w/ good questions, even if it wasnt demo day.

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cygri How GoodRelations is really used. We looked at the numbers. My slides from http://slidesha.re/gpVqeK

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Germany tour, pt. 2: Co-presenting w/ @arnaudbrousseau at @stugtug, plus Semantic MediaWiki (http://bit.ly/dGOl72) talk by @vrandezo.

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On way back from via HYD => LHR => HAM. In LHR now, looking forward to arriving. , were great. WWW2011 was OK.

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@fabien_gandon Let’s do it :-) All set w/ my beautiful poken.

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Face detection in pure : https://github.com/liuli… (rel. to SafeVchat talk at )

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paper you’ve all been waitin for: SafeVchat: Detectin Obscene Content & Misbehaving Users in Online Video Chat http://bit.ly/ifb4Si

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If there’s a theme to be observed at , it’s research papers, many by @YahooResearch. Topics: credibility, diffusion, graphs

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fabien_gandon W3C renews RDF Web Applications Working Group http://bit.ly/enS7xg

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