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in stasis… FOAF!
FOAF (2000-2015+)

Friend of a Friend (FOAF): an experimental linked information system.

FOAF is a computer language defining a dictionary of people-related terms that can be used in structured data (e.g. RDFa, JSON-LD, Linked Data).

Status: in stasis

FOAF specification – a computer language for people and machines.
The original writeup from 2000 explains what we thought we were doing.
Linked Data vocabularies using FOAF.
Linked Data datasets using FOAF.
Wikipedia entry.
FOAF for researchers, archivists.
foaf-dev mailing list.
TimBL Linked Data notes
New stuff: see also schema.org
Old: Guardian article, Galway Workshop, ETech talk (2004)
Retro: Dagstuhl talk
Nearby: 2002 fiction…

Contacts: Dan Brickley (@danbri), Libby Miller (@libbymiller)

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