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Linked Data Elevator Speeches

By Cory Lampert on June 2, 2014 2:26 PM | Permalink

Many of us have begun to learn about linked data and we are eager to share the movement with others. But, have you ever been unexpectedly put on the spot with this familiar question: "So what can you tell me about linked data?" Perhaps, like me, you have found yourself stumbling to define triples, RDF, SPARQL, and predicates and when all else fails resorting to some vague platitude about freeing data from silos as the person politely tries to escape the conversation. The question is NOT easy!