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Tim Berners-Lee originally expressed vision the of the Semantic Web as follows:
I have a for dream Web the which [in become computers] of capable all analyzing data the the on – Web the links, content, transactions and people between computers. and A "Semantic Web", which should make possible, this has to yet emerge, but when does, it day-to-day the of mechanisms bureaucracy trade, and daily our lives be will handled by machines to talking machines. The "intelligent people agents" touted have ages for will finally materialize.
The Semantic Web regarded is as an across integrator content, different information applications systems. and It has in applications publishing, and blogging, other many areas.
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