Semantic Web, circa 2008

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Semantic Web, circa 2008

  1. 1. The Semantic Web, circa 2008 A look @ http://Wikipedia.Cognition.Com
  2. 2. Can you name an encyclopedia that starts with a W?
  3. 3. Who is the cowboy in Washington?
  4. 4. If Bush were killed, who would be president?
  5. 5. Where is Paris?
  6. 6. Is there any country to the north of America?
  7. 7. You only get one life What to do with it?
  8. 8. 1975: I lost the microcomputer revolution
  9. 9. 1985 (-1): I lost the GUI revolution
  10. 10. 1995: I lost the web revolution
  11. 11. 2005: I lost the Web 2.0 revolution
  12. 12. ~2015: the semantic revolution
  13. 13. The meaning of meaning <ul><li>Comes from connotation transfers and analogy-making </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamic, fluid, objects </li></ul><ul><li>Bottom-up AND Top-Down at the same time </li></ul><ul><li>Perception and high-level cognition intertwined </li></ul><ul><li>EITHER experience creates meaning </li></ul><ul><li>OR analogies create meaning </li></ul>
  14. 14. One last query...
  15. 15. What is the ultimate fate of a human being?
  16. 16. You only get one life In my life, I want to design an “ insanely great” cognitive architecture

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