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Ontology of Folksonomy: A New Modelling Method.

Conference: Proceedings of the Semantic Authoring, Annotation and Knowledge Markup Workshop (SAAKM2007) located at the 4th International Conference on Knowledge Capture (KCap 2007), Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, October 28-31, 2007
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ABSTRACT ABSTRACT Ontologies and ,tagging ,systems ,are two ,different ways ,to organize,the knowledge ,present in Web. ,The first one ,has a formal,fundamental ,that derives ,from ,descriptive logic and artificial intelligence. The other one is simpler ,and it integrates heterogeneous contents, and it is based on the collaboration of users in the Web 2.0. In this paper we propose a method to model tagging,systems ,like folksonomies ,using ontologies. In our proposal, structured information (ontologies) can be extracted from,knowledge ,built in a ,simple ,and ,collaborative ,way (folksonomies). Furthermore, we provide an analytical expression to evaluate the system requirements to store the derived ontology. Categories and Subject Descriptors H.1.1 [Models and Principles]: Systems and Information Theory – Information theory. General Terms

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