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Freebase

A user-generated knowledge base launched by Metaweb in 2007. Google acquired Metaweb in 2010 and used Freebase to develop its own knowledge base (see Google Knowledge Graph). By mid-2015, Freebase was transferred to Wikidata. See Wikidata, knowledge base and Semantic Web.
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Query expansion with freebase. In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on The Theory of Information Retrieval, pages 111-120.
He designed the large-scale human-machine curation systems for Freebase and the Google Knowledge Graph.
Especially, the study of Distant Supervision was represented that generates training corpus for relation extraction from raw corpus with Freebase as knowledgebase [9].
Google's efforts stem from its acquisition of Metaweb Technologies in the summer of 2010, which at the time was known for producing Freebase. Freebase was then and still is now an amazing collection of facts, or data points, derived from both Wikipedia and a user community.
Freebase [20], a product of Metaweb (now under Google), is a community-curated database of well-known people, places, and things.
In 2010, Googlebought Metaweb, a company whose free and open database called Freebase, a large collection of information on people, places and things, Google is using in this search project.
"As usual we've got Alabama 3's Rock Freebase making a guest appearance on guitar which is always good for us."
I swore i would never have one in the house, now they freebase Mario."
Barstools and the customary western threS ads and Stetsons are the order of the day, as the country twang of Rock Freebase's acoustic guitar and mournful blues inflected harmonica playing of Harpo Strangelove set the tone of the slimmed down band's instrumental pallet, introducing the decidedly downbeat set opener That's the Way Love Is.
(7) In 1993, Novartis patented the freebase and all viable salts of imatinib as a possible leukemia drug in the US.
Then, last month, Google acquired Metaweb and its user-generated database Freebase. While Powerset was a tool for understanding natural language and for structuring it "under the covers" (where programmers could see it), Metaweb lets partners and end-users create data structures or add information to structures created by others.
The company's primary effort is Freebase.com, a semi-open database that provides identifiers to a wide range of topics that are maintained by a volunteer cadre of "data lovers."