How Google May Answer Fact Questions Using Entity References in Unstructured Data

by Bill Slawski
A Google patent application explores how Google may answer factual questions from Web pages rather than more structured sources such as Freebase or Wikipedia. The processes described in the patent are pretty interesting, and they avoid a problem that I’ve been thinking about for weeks. The problem was one that came to me when I attended The Semantic Web Business and Technolo ...Read the full article