Bintro Adds Ontological Data from Freebase and Geonames

Aug 21, 2009

Online business matchmaker Bintro has added ontology databases Freebase and Geonames to its service. Bintro matches businesses with individuals seeking employment. Bintro has also introduced five new match categories: employment and services, charities and volunteering, partnerships and joint ventures, investment, and mentoring. These categories, according to internal research, cover 98% of user searches. Bintro will continue to make use of English language lexical database WordNet and plans to add two new ontological databases in the near future.