The aim of this service is to support the creation and utilisation of service independent semantic portable profiles in a way that the user is in control of the profile data and that the profile can be used in multiple services for getting e.g. personalised recommendations.
The profile service uses Linked Data in creating of semantic user profiles as well for attaching metadata to users' interests or content metadata. Among these are Freebase, DBpedia and KOKO for interest and content vocabularies, and GeoNames for geographical data
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Nummiaho, A., Vainikainen, S., Melin, M. (2010). Utilizing Linked Open Data Sources for Automatic Generation of Semantic Metadata. Metadata and Semantic Research 4th International Conference, MTSR 2010, Alcalá de Henares, Spain, October 20-22, 2010. Proceedings. Metadata and Semantic Research,Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2010, Volume 108, 78-83, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-16552-8_8.