DBpedia Blog

  • WordLift – Building Knowledge Graphs for SEO

    July 5, 2021
    DBpedia Member Features – Over the last year we gave our 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 WordLift. They will show us how they help companies speak … read more
  • Retrospective 2021 – Half a year with DBpedia

    July 1, 2021
    The 2nd of July 2021 marks the halfway point of the year, exactly 183 days have passed and just as many are still ahead of us. Time for us to look back on the past half year. What have we achieved? What still lies ahead of us? In the … read more
  • 10 years ago DBpedia decided to join the Google Summer of Code program

    June 23, 2021
    After almost 10 years of being part of the Google Summer of code (GSoC) program, it’s time for a recap! We started with only a couple of projects and mentors, and over the years we grew to a total of 65 successful projects, 65 students and 59 mentors. In … read more
  • DBpedia PhD Symposium

    Join our DBpedia PhD Symposium at the Data Week Leipzig on July 6, 2022!

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  • DBpedia Global: Data Beyond Wikipedia

    June 7, 2021
    by Kingsley Idehen (OpenLink Software) and Sebastian Hellmann (DBpedia Association) Since 2007, we’ve been extracting, mapping and linking content from Wikipedia into what is generally known as the DBpedia Snapshot that provided the kernel for what is known today as the LOD Cloud Knowledge Graph.  Today, we are launching … read more
  • GSoC 2021 with DBpedia – We did it again ;)

    May 26, 2021
    Like every year DBpedia is again a part of the Google Summer of Code project. We got many applications this year. Out of these applications 10 great projects from students all over the world were selected. We are excited to see them working further on their projects! In the … read more
  • GSoC Bonding Period 2021 – DBpedia

    May 13, 2021
    Congratulations! You made it! You are selected as one of our GSoC students, who will work with DBpedia during the summer of 2021. 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 … read more
  • Wrap Up: DBpedia Tech Tutorial @ Knowledge Graph Conference 2021

    May 11, 2021
    On Tuesday the 4th of May, DBpedia organized a tutorial at the Knowledge Graph Conference (KGC) 2021. The ultimate goal of the tutorial was to teach the participants all relevant tech around DBpedia, the knowledge graph, the infrastructure and possible use cases. The tutorial aimed at existing and potential … read more
  • ContextMinds: Concept mapping supported by DBpedia

    April 16, 2021
    Contribution from Marek Dudáš (Prague University of Economics and Business – VŠE) ContextMinds is a tool that combines two ideas: concept mapping and knowledge graphs. What’s concept mapping? With a bit of simplification, when you take a small subgraph of not more than a few tens of nodes from a knowledge graph (kg) and visualize it with the classic node-link (or “bubbles … read more
  • GSoC2021 – Call for Students

    March 17, 2021
    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 GSoC2021. For the 10th year in a row, we have been accepted to be part of this incredible program to support … read more
  • Show your Application on the DBpedia Website

    March 1, 2021
    DBpedia evolves with the innovative and active use of its community members who constantly create the emerging DBpedia-related material. We value the efforts of contributing open data, tools and services for a shared reuse and application by the whole DBpedia community. Therefore, we have created a platform where all your … read more