Issue No. 02 - March-April (2013 vol. 28)
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Thanassis Tiropanis , University of Southampton
Wendy Hall , University of Southampton
Nigel Shadbolt , University of Southampton
David De Roure , University of Oxford
Noshir Contractor , Northwestern University
Jim Hendler , Rensselaer Polytechnic University
To understand and enable the evolution of the Web and to help address grand societal challenges, the Web must be observable at scale across space and time. That requires a globally distributed and collaborative Web Observatory.
Social implications of technology, Government, Distributed databases, Data visualization, Electronic mail, Communities, intelligent systems, Web Observatory, Web Science, big data
J. Hendler, D. De Roure, N. Contractor, T. Tiropanis, W. Hall and N. Shadbolt, "The Web Science Observatory," in IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 28, no. , pp. 100-104, 2013.