DBpedia Archive

Category: Google Summer of Code

  • Career Opportunities at DBpedia – A Success Story

    August 24, 2017
    Google summer of Code is a global program focused on introducing students to open source software development. During the 3 months summer break from university, students work on a programming projects  with an open source organization, like DBpedia.  We are part of this exciting program for more than 5 … read more
  • GSoC 2017- may the code be with you

    May 5, 2017
    We are very excited to announce this year's final students for our projects at the Google Summer of Code program (GSoC). In this years GSoC edition, DBpedia received more than 30 submissions for selected DBpedia projects. Our mentors read many promising proposals, evaluated them and now the crême de la … read more
  • DBpedia @ GSoC 2017 – Call for students

    March 3, 2017
    DBpedia will participate for a fifth time in the Google Summer of Code program (GSoC) and now we are looking for students who will share their ideas with us. We are regularly growing our community through GSoC and can deliver more and more opportunities to you. We got excited … read more
  • Connected Data World

    DBpedia will be part of the CDW taking place online on December 1–3, 2021. We will organize a tutorial. Stay tuned!

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  • DBpedia @ GSoC 2017 – Call for ideas & mentors

    January 19, 2017
    Dear DBpedians, As previous years, we would like your input for DBpedia related project ideas for GSoC 2017. For those who are unfamiliar with GSoC (Google Summer of Code), Google pays students (BSc, MSc, PhD) to work for 3 months on an open source project. Open source organizations announce … read more
  • Retrospective: 2nd US DBpedia Community meeting in California

    November 10, 2016
    After the largest DBpedia meeting to date we decided it was time to cross the Atlantic for the second time for another meetup. Two weeks ago the 8th DBpedia Community Meeting was held in Sunnyvale, California on October 27th 2016. Main Event Pablo Mendes from Lattice Data Inc. opened … read more
  • DBpedia @ Google Summer of Code 2016

    April 26, 2016
    DBpedia participated for a fourth time in the Google summer of code program. This was a quite competitive year (like every year) where more than fourty students applied for a DBpedia project. In the end,  8 great students from all around the world  were selected and will work on … read more
  • YEAH! We did it !! (and it is not an April fool’s joke) – New 2015-10 DBpedia release

    April 1, 2016
    We proudly present our new 2015-10 DBpedia release, which is abailable now via:  http://dbpedia.org/sparql. Go an check it out! This DBpedia release is based on updated Wikipedia dumps dating from October 2015 featuring a significantly expanded base of information as well as richer and cleaner data based on the … read more
  • GSoC 2015 is gone, long live GSoC 2016

    January 27, 2016
    The submission deadline for mentoring organizations to submit their application for the 2016 Google Summer of Code is approaching quickly. As DBpedia is again planning to be a vital part of the Mentoring Summit, we like to take that opportunity to  give you a little recap of the projects … read more
  • DBpedia Spotlight V0.7 released

    July 21, 2014
    DBpedia Spotlight is an entity linking tool for connecting free text to DBpedia through the recognition and disambiguation of entities and concepts from the DBpedia KB. We are happy to announce Version 0.7 of DBpedia Spotlight, which is also the first official release of the probabilistic/statistical implementation. More information … read more
  • Call for Ideas and Mentors for GSoC 2014 DBpedia + Spotlight joint proposal (please contribute within the next days)

    February 12, 2014
    We started to draft a document for submission at Google Summer of Code 2014:http://dbpedia.org/gsoc2014We are still in need of ideas and mentors.  If you have any improvements on DBpedia or DBpedia Spotlight that you would like to have done, please submit it in the ideas section now. Note that … read more