Gnosis – ClearForest Firefox Extension To Explore The Semantic Web
5. You can process the page in one of two ways:
a) Click the Gnosis button to process the entire page, or
b) Select specific text and click the button or right click to “ClearForest Gnosis”
6. Gnosis goes away and finds all the people, companies, organizations and other items in your page
Gnosis does not ‘understand’ words but instead, seems to rely on word dependencies to provide semantically related words. It then provides color-coded highlighting and allows you to make deeper searches.
It’s interesting technology and can provide you with some very detailed information that might be overlooked in casual reading. Read/Write Web has a very detailed write up.