Visualizing the Semantic Web
It’s been almost one year since I finished my bachelor thesis “Information Visualization in the Semantic Web”. Still being an abstract and scientific topic, the Semantic Web needs tools for the masses to get going. While looking for the best tools out there, I discovered various visualization techniques that can be applied on structured (semantic) data.
If you speak german, you can scroll through that paper question.
For those who don’t and those lazy folks here’s just a list of tools, which attracted my attention:
My favorite visualization out of that toolkit, the RGraph is simply impressive.
Being my pet subject I’m still playing around with Semantic Web technologies, currently working on a Ruby API for accessing Freebase.com. I’ll keep you posted about that thing.