an ontology to allow resource descriptions and reasoning based on the 6 questions : who, why, what, when, where, how
Status: very early experiments
see also : XOW (XHTML Outlines for W6) (older material)
Latest update: 2004-02-12
OWL ontology: w6.owl
Protege project file: w6.pprj
Protege-generated HTML description
In brief : a small and intuitive set of terms for recording key facets of a resource : who, what, why, when, where, how.
Motivation : initial blog post : http://dannyayers.com/archives/002135.html
in lieu of a proper write-up...
w6:Agent = foaf:Agent
w6:who -> w6:NoOne????
rdf:type = ibis:Idea
See also: XHTML Outlines and W6 blog notes, also XO and GRDDL
Tracking/accumulating assertions made by politians, bloggers etc. (so they can later be petard-hoist).
Identifying different versions of the same (news) story.
Idea in the centre, prompt for who, what, where etc.
The idea behind w6 is very similar to evector's W4, only incremented a little to take advantage of the Semantic Web.