DBpedia Blog

  • Can Machine Translation be a Reasonable Alternative for Multilingual Question Answering Systems over Knowledge Graphs?

    September 20, 2022
    Spoiler alert: yes it can! TLDR Providing access to information is the main and most important purpose of the Web. Despite available easy-to-use tools (e.g., search engines, question answering) the accessibility is typically limited by the capability of using the English language.  In this work, we evaluate Knowledge Graph … read more
  • DBpedia Day in Vienna – Servus!

    September 15, 2022
    Wow! Up to 100 DBpedians joined the DBpedia Day on September 13, 2022, in Vienna. This year the event was again co-located with the SEMANTiCS conference.  First and foremost, we would like to thank the Institute for Applied Informatics for supporting our community and many thanks to the SEMANTiCS … read more
  • DBpedia Snapshot 2022-06 Release

    July 28, 2022
    The DBpedia team, heartbrokenly, has to inform you: that there will be NO new Snapshot Release of version 2022-06. You can still use the last Snapshot Release of version 2022-03. We want to address the current problem and future solutions in the following. We encountered several new issues, but the major … read more
  • DBpedia Day @ SEMANTiCS 2022

    Join this years DBpedia Day at the SEMANTiCS on September 13, 2022!

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  • Wrap up Data Week Leipzig 2022

    July 26, 2022
    Exactly 3 weeks ago, the first Data Week Leipzig started on July 4th, 2022. Data Week was a week-long event in Leipzig focusing on digitization in heterogeneous areas of life as well as transparent, traceable and sustainable applications. Among many other presentations and formats in the area of digitalization … read more
  • Retrospective 2022 – Half a year with DBpedia

    July 1, 2022
    Already, half of the year 2022 has passed by. Time for us to look back on the past half year. What have we achieved? What still lies ahead of us? In the following, we will take you on a retrospective tour through the first half of 2022. We will … read more
  • DBpedia – GSoC Bonding Period 2022

    May 24, 2022
    Congratulations! You made it! You are selected as one of our GSoC students, who will work with DBpedia during the summer of 2022. In the following we will introduce how you can get in contact with the DBpedia community, the developers and your great mentors. Keep reading! Student Projects … read more
  • Wrap Up: DBpedia Tutorial 2.0 @ Knowledge Graph Conference 2022

    May 11, 2022
    On Tuesday the 2nd of May, the DBpedia team organized the second edition of the DBpedia tutorial at the Knowledge Graph Conference (KGC) 2022. This year Johannes Frey made his way to New York and gave the tutorial on site. Milan Dojchinovski and Jan Forberg joined online. The ultimate … read more
  • DBpedia Snapshot 2022-03 Release

    May 2, 2022
    We are pleased to announce immediate availability of a new edition of the free and publicly accessible SPARQL Query Service Endpoint and Linked Data Pages, for interacting with the new Snapshot Dataset. News since DBpedia Snapshot 2021-12 Release notes are now maintained in the Databus Collection (2022-03) Image and … read more
  • From voice to value using AI

    April 19, 2022
    DBpedia Member Feature – Over the last year we gave DBpedia members multiple chances to present their work, tools and applications. In this way, our members gave exclusive insights on the DBpedia blog. This time we will continue with Wallscope, who supports both organisational goals, improves existing processes and embed … read more
  • GSoC2022 – Call for Contributors

    March 11, 2022
    Pinky: Gee, Brain, what are we gonna do this year?Brain: Wear a mask, keep our distance, and do the same thing we do every year, Pinky. Taking over GSoC2022. For the 11th year in a row, we have been accepted to be part of this incredible program to support … read more