Google Inc. is an American multinational corporation specializing in Internet-related services and products. These include search, cloud computing, software and online advertising technologies. Most of its profits derive from AdWords. Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while Ph.D. students at Stanford University. Together they own about 16 percent of its stake. They incorporated Google as a privately held company on September 4, 1998.
Twitter is an online social networking service and microblogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based messages of up to 140 characters, known as “tweets”. Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey and by July, the social networking site was launched. The service rapidly gained worldwide popularity, with over 500 million registered users as of 2012, generating over 340 million tweets daily and handling over 1.6 billion search queries per day.
SalzburgerLand Tourismus is the Salzburg State Board of Tourism. The organization promotes tourism in the Salzburger State providing all the information tourists might need before, during and after their visit to Salzburger Land: from how to get there and what to see, to the places of interest people might like to visit afterwards. Alongside with promoting Salzburger Land, the board spreads the land’s culture with recipes, stories and anectodes. You can visit the website clicking here.
Linked Data Services just got a lot easier. We move complexity away from Content Managers and Developers by building Europe’s largest platform for Semantic Enrichment and Search.
RedLink provides Linked (Open) Data solutions for enterprises, including an highly customizable cloud-based multi-lingual content enrichment and semantic search PaaS along with out-of-the-box plugins for existing content management systems.
RedLink enables organisations to instantly access, organize and discover their information across multiple sources leveraging on open source technologies (Apache Stanbol, Apache Solr and Apache Marmotta).
- develops technological and communication solutions with a focus on CMS, Online Video, Semantic Technologies, Digital Intelligence and Communication
- has a mixed portfolio of multinational groups (e.g. Enel, TotalErg, A1 Telekom Austria, RealNetworks) and News&Media enterprises (e.g. Greenpeace News, Caltagirone Editore, Salzburg Nachrichten)
- has over 15 years of R&D experience, collaborating with universities and organizations such as CNR, University of L’Aquila and Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media; is currently part of the FP7-MICO – Media in Context, focusing on cross-media analysis to foster innovation in digital news journalism
- owns 80% of Insideout.Today, an Egyptian company specialized in online audio-video and social marketing – clients: Ooredo Tunisie, Ooredoo Algérie, FastTelco Kuwait
- owns 19.23% of Redlink, a startup created with the Salzburg Research Institute in 2013 to leverage 8+ years of R&D in semantic technologies and linked data as part of FP7-IKS
Insideout10 is the company that develops WordLift. We are based in Rome, Italy.
The Fraunhofer Society is a German research organization with 60 institutes spread throughout Germany, each focusing on different fields of applied science (as opposed to the Max Planck Society, which works primarily on basic science). It employs around 20,000 people, mainly scientists and engineers, with an annual research budget of about €1.65 billion.
L’Enel S.p.A. (acronimo di Ente Nazionale per l’energia Elettrica) è l’azienda principale in Italia e la seconda in Europa tra quelle fornitrici di energia elettrica agli utenti finali attraverso centrali elettriche di produzione e la rete di distribuzione. Dal 1992 è una società per azioni, in parte privatizzata. Fino al 1999 era monopolista statale del settore, escluse alcune aziende municipalizzate e investitori – stranieri e non – minori.
The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) is a non-profit corporation (classified as 501 in the United States) to support Apache software projects, including the Apache HTTP Server. The ASF was formed from the Apache Group and incorporated in Delaware, U.S. , in June 1999. The Apache Software Foundation is a decentralised community of developers. The software they produce is distributed under the terms of the Apache License and is therefore free and open source software (FOSS).
In this blog we mostly talk about two ASF projects:
These two frameworks represent the foundation for the WordLift back-end (our semantic editor for WordPress) and have been developed as result of several RTD projects including the Interactive Knowledge Stack (IKS).
Patagonia, Inc. is a Ventura, California-based clothing company, focusing mainly on high-end outdoor clothing. The company is a member of several environmental movements. It was founded by Yvon Chouinard in 1972. The logo is the skyline of Cerro Fitzroy looking west in Patagonia.
Wikia (formerly Wikicities) is a free web hosting service for wikis. It is normally free of charge for readers and editors, deriving most of its income from advertising, and publishes all user-provided text under copyleft licenses. Wikia hosts several hundred thousand wikis using the open-source wiki software MediaWiki. Its operator, Wikia, Inc.
Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. is an American non-profit charitable organization headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States of America. It is organized under the laws of the state of Florida, where it was initially based. It operates several online collaborative wiki projects including Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikiquote, Wikibooks, Wikisource, Wikimedia Commons, Wikispecies, Wikinews, Wikiversity, Wikidata, Wikivoyage, Wikimedia Incubator, and Meta-Wiki.
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is the main international standards organization for the World Wide Web (abbreviated WWW or W3). Founded by Tim Berners-Lee at MIT and currently headed by him, the consortium is made up of member organizations which maintain full-time staff for the purpose of working together in the development of standards for the World Wide Web. As of 29 March 2012 (2012-03-29), the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has 351 members.