Issue No.06 - November/December (2006 vol.10)
Maria Fasli , University of Essex
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2006.134
Despite high expectations, shopbots have yet to significantly facilitate a richer, more satisfying online shopping experience for users. By taking advantage of Semantic Web and Web services technologies, however, researchers can overcome current technological limitations and finally realize the shopbot's significant potential.
shopbots, comparison shopping, web services
Maria Fasli, "Shopbots: A Syntactic Present, A Semantic Future", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.10, no. 6, pp. 69-75, November/December 2006, doi:10.1109/MIC.2006.134