Job ad: The National Center for Biomedical Ontology (NCBO)

Interesting applied SemWeb job, from public-semweb-lifesci: The National Center for Biomedical Ontology (NCBO) is one of the seven National Centers for Biomedical Computing supported by the NIH Roadmap.  The NCBO is administered at Stanford University, with partners at the Mayo Clinic, the University at Buffalo, the University of Victoria, and UCSF.  The Center provides national […]

“The World is now closed”

Facebook in many ways is pretty open for a ‘social networking’ site. It gives extension apps a good amount of access to both data and UI. But the closed world language employed in their UI betrays the immodest assumption “Facebook knows all”. Eric Childress and Stuart Weibel are now friends with Charles McCathienevile. John Doe […]