Scripting Intelligence: Web 3.0 Information Gathering and Processing

Overview

While Web 2.0 was about data, Web 3.0 is about knowledge and information. Scripting Intelligence: Web 3.0 Information Gathering and Processing offers the reader Ruby scripts for intelligent information management in a Web 3.0 environment—including information extraction from text, using Semantic Web technologies, information gathering (relational database metadata, web scraping, Wikipedia, Freebase), combining information from multiple sources, and strategies for publishing processed information. This book will ...

See more details below
Paperback (2009)
$31.32
BN.com price
(Save 27%)$42.99 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (18) from $1.99   
  • New (9) from $19.53   
  • Used (9) from $1.99   
Sending request ...

Overview

While Web 2.0 was about data, Web 3.0 is about knowledge and information. Scripting Intelligence: Web 3.0 Information Gathering and Processing offers the reader Ruby scripts for intelligent information management in a Web 3.0 environment—including information extraction from text, using Semantic Web technologies, information gathering (relational database metadata, web scraping, Wikipedia, Freebase), combining information from multiple sources, and strategies for publishing processed information. This book will be a valuable tool for anyone needing to gather, process, and publish web or database information across the modern web environment.

  • Text processing recipes, including speech tagging and automatic summarization
  • Gathering, visualizing, and publishing information from the Semantic Web
  • Information gathering from traditional sources such as relational databases and web sites


What you’ll learn

  • Gather and process information within the Web 3.0 environment.
  • See the flexibility of scripting with Ruby to gather and process information.
  • Extract text from various document formats.
  • Work with the Resource Description Framework(RDF) data model and SPARQL query language, the foundations of the Semantic Web.
  • Use GraphViz for data visualization.
  • Extract information from relational databases and web sites.


Who this book is for

  • Anyone needing to gather and display information available in electronic formats
  • Programmers needing to tag, summarize, or publish information
  • Ruby programmers and computer enthusiasts interested in seeing what Ruby can do with information management and Semantic Web tools
  • Academic researchers needing to extract and organize information in a more automated way

Table of Contents

  1. Parsing Common Document Types
  2. Cleaning, Segmenting, and Spell-Checking Text
  3. Natural Language Processing
  4. Using RDF and RDFS Data Formats
  5. Delving Into RDF Data Stores
  6. Performing SPARQL Queries and Understanding Reasoning
  7. Implementing SPARQL Endpoint Web Portals
  8. Working with Relational Databases
  9. Supporting Indexing and Search
  10. Using Web Scraping to Create Semantic Relations
  11. Taking Advantage of Linked Data
  12. Implementing Strategies for Large-Scale Data Storage
  13. Creating Web Mashups
  14. Performing Large-Scale Data Processing
  15. Building Information Web Portals

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781430223511
  • Publisher: Apress
  • Publication date: 7/1/2009
  • Edition description: 2009
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 392
  • Sales rank: 1,222,154
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Mark Watson is the author of 14 books on artificial intelligence, Java, C++, UML, and Linux. He is a consultant who uses Ruby, Java, and Common Lisp. He maintains a web site at markwatson.com.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)