The WorlInfo Assistant: Spatio-Temporal Information Integration on the Web

@inproceedings{Ambite2001TheWA,
  title={The WorlInfo Assistant: Spatio-Temporal Information Integration on the Web},
  author={Jos{\'e} Luis Ambite and Craig A. Knoblock and Mohammad R. Kolahdouzan and Maria Muslea and Cyrus Shahabi and Snehal Thakkar},
  booktitle={VLDB},
  year={2001}
}
Due to the recent growth of the World Wide Web, numerous spatio-temporal applications can obtain their required information from web sources. In this demonstration we show The WorldInfo Assistant, an application that extracts and integrates spatial, temporal and other information about different regions of the world from different web sources and databases. This application also provides integration of different vector data with the satellite images of different regions of the world. Finally… CONTINUE READING