FactForge – A potential source of interesting facts for LOD applications

“FactForge is an open-access platform that you can use as a convenient entry point to the web of interconnected data. It is Ontotext’s Web application based on GraphDB, that allows everyone to explore some of the most central Linked Open Data datasets alongside and in connection to news and newly published data such as the Panama papers and Trump Data World (coming soon).

Offering access to more than a billion of facts, FactForge includes datasets from DBPedia (the structured version of the Wikipedia encyclopedia), Geonames (a worldwide geographical database containing over 10 million geographical names), Wordnet (a semantic dictionary for English where words “are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms”), WorldFacts (a dataset about countries, languages, currencies and other related information) and more. You can check the entire list of datasets in FactForge – Open Data and News about People, Organizations and Locations.”


Exploring Linked Open Data with FactForge

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