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July 7, 2008
Single purpose API
Google has dominated the search engine world for years, weathering the attempts of many competitors who have tried and failed to capture a piece of the search engine market. True Knowledge, a new natural language search service, is hoping to gain a piece of the search pie by harnessing the power of semantic data queries on the web.
Data may be the gold of the 21st century, but making it useful is often a big challenge. This is especially true when it comes to social data, which has proved very desirable but hard to filter. At its f8 Conference this month, social networking giant Facebook unveiled several new APIs that will make it easier for companies to spot trends on the social network and gain insight into the people behind them.