Archive for September, 2011

Semantic Technology and the Travel Shopping Experience

Republished here in its entirety is the latest article published in Tnooz by Thematix’s Larry Smith In a previous Tnooz article I suggested that internet technology had transformed the travel transaction into a self-service, always on, multiple choice, zero friction vending machine. The universal presentation of a matrix listing the “travel troika” of time and place differentiated by price has

The Wandering Meme

Steve Rubel is "Director of Insights" at Edelman Digital. (Now, that’s an interesting job title!) It appears that Steve’s job is to track ideas as they come to the surface in the ordinary world of commerce. Watch his eyes light up as he cites the Semantic Web as an instance of a truly transformational technology. My only criticisms are that