Amazon marketing info

I got an invitation to answer a questionaire from Amazon, and it turns out they use zTelligence. It must be the reporting tools, because the questionaire software was pretty bad: stupid error messages (and fairly dumb questions as well, although that’s not the fault of the software).

Victor provides a bunch of

Victor provides a bunch of good links on the SIGIA list for when you need to align metadata between a bunch of different systems:

Basic introduction to what and why
Mapping Between Taxonomies
Semantic Problems of Thesaurus Mapping
Issues in Crosswalking Content Metadata Standards

I would definitely suggest looking into TopicMaps when you need to merge a bunch of systems metadatawise! Really, do it. They are very cool.