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http://us.wow.com/wiki/Embedded_RDF
Embedded RDF (eRDF) is a syntax for writing HTML in such a way that the information in the HTML document can be extracted (with an eRDF parser or XSLT style sheet) into Resource Description Framework (RDF). This can be of great use for searching…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/XInclude
XInclude is a generic mechanism for merging XML documents, by writing inclusion tags in the "main" document to automatically include other documents or parts thereof.[1] The resulting document becomes a single composite XML Information Set. The…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Is-a
In knowledge representation, object-oriented programming and design (see object oriented program architecture), is-a (is_a or is a) is a subsumption[1][2] relationship between abstractions (e.g. types, classes), where one class A is a subclass of…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/C-HTML
C-HTML (short for Compact HyperText Markup Language), also called i-mode-HTML,[1] is a subset of HTML for small information devices, such as first-generation smart phones and PDAs, such as DoCoMo's i-mode mobile phones used in Japan. C-HTML adds…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/The_SWORD_Project
The SWORD Project is the CrossWire Bible Society's free Bible software project. Its purpose is to create cross-platform open source tools—covered by the GNU General Public License—that allow programmers and Bible societies to write new Bible…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/MessagePack
MessagePack is a computer data interchange format. It is a binary form for representing simple data structures like arrays and associative arrays. MessagePack aims to be as compact and simple as possible. The official implementation is available in a…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Speech_Synthesis_Markup_Language
Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) is an XML-based markup language for speech synthesis applications. It is a recommendation of the W3C's voice browser working group. SSML is often embedded in VoiceXML scripts to drive interactive telephony…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Open_world_assumption
In a formal system of logic used for knowledge representation, the open-world assumption is the assumption that the truth value of a statement may be true irrespective of whether or not it is known to be true. It is the opposite of the closed-world…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Line_Mode_Browser
The Line Mode Browser (also known as LMB,[4] or just www[5]) is the second web browser ever created.[6] The browser was the first demonstrated to be portable to several different operating systems.[7][8] Operated from a simple command-line interface,…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Women_writers
The academic discipline of Women's Writing as a discrete area of literary studies is based on the notion that the experience of women, historically, has been shaped by their gender, and so women writers by definition are a group worthy of separate…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Compound_Document_Format
For the format developed by Microsoft, see Compound File Binary Format

Compound Document Format (CDF) is a set of W3C candidate standards describing electronic document file formats that contains multiple formats, such as SVG, XHTML, SMIL and…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Winnie-the-Pooh_(book)
Winnie-the-Pooh (1926) is the first volume of stories about Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne. It is followed by The House at Pooh Corner. The book focuses on the adventures of a teddy bear called Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends Piglet, a small toy…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/EPub
EPUB is an e-book format. An EPUB e-book can be downloaded and read on a device like a smartphone, tablet, computer, or e-reader. It is a free and open standard published by the International Digital Publishing Forum. The term is short for electronic…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/World_Wide_Web_Foundation
The World Wide Web Foundation (also: Web Foundation) is an organization dedicated to the improvement and availability of the World Wide Web. The formation of the organization was announced on September 14, 2008 by Tim Berners-Lee at the Newseum in…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/XAdES
XAdES (short for "XML Advanced Electronic Signatures") is a set of extensions to XML-DSig recommendation making it suitable for advanced electronic signature.

While XML-DSig is a general framework for digitally signing documents, XAdES specifies…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Synchronized_Multimedia_Integration_Language
Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL ()) is a World Wide Web Consortium recommended Extensible Markup Language (XML) markup language to describe multimedia presentations. It defines markup for timing, layout, animations, visual…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Class_(philosophy)
In at least one source,[1] a "class" is a set in which an individual member can be recognized in one or both of two ways: a) it is included in an extensional definition of the whole set (a list of set members) b) it matches an intensional definition…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/XProc
XProc is a W3C Recommendation to define an XML transformation language to define XML Pipelines.

Below is an example abbreviated XProc file:

This is a pipeline that consists of two atomic steps, XInclude and Validate. The pipeline itself has three…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/New_Zealand_Electronic_Text_Centre
The New Zealand Electronic Text Centre (NZETC) (Māori: Te Pūhikotuhi o Aotearoa) was renamed in 2012 the New Zealand Electronic Text Collection due to internal restructuring.

The New Zealand Electronic Text Collection is a collection of the…

http://us.wow.com/wiki/Web_browser
A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for retrieving, presenting, and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web. An information resource is identified by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI/URL) and…
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