Comments: 0 - Date: November 12th, 2007 - Categories: Uncategorized
Web 3.0 is a term that is used to describe various evolution of Web usage and interaction along several paths. These include transforming the Web into a database, a move towards making content accessible by multiple non-browser applications, the leveraging of artificial intelligence technologies, the Semantic web, the 3D web. More often it is used as a marketing ploy to hype incremental improvements of Web 2.0.
Web 3.0 Features :
- Transformation of the Web from a network of separately siloed applications and content repositories to a more seamless and interoperable whole.
- ubiquitous connectivity, broadband adoption, mobile Internet access and mobile devices;
- network computing, software-as-a-service business models, Web services interoperability, distributed computing, grid computing and cloud computing;
- open technologies, open APIs and protocols, open data formats, open-source software platforms and open data (e.g. Creative Commons, Open Data License);
- open identity, OpenID, open reputation, roaming portable identity and personal data;
- the intelligent web, Semantic Web technologies such as RDF, OWL, SWRL, SPARQL, GRDDL, semantic application platforms, and statement-based datastores;
- distributed databases, the “World Wide Database” (enabled by Semantic Web technologies); and
- intelligent applications, natural language processing. machine learning, machine reasoning, autonomous agents.