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Re: Slides: High-level intro to Credentials (W3C TPAC)

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:48:21 -0400
Message-ID: <54496995.5000005@digitalbazaar.com>
To: public-credentials@w3.org
On 10/23/2014 07:04 AM, Joerg.Heuer@telekom.de wrote:
> One (seemingly) minor remark to the 'Whats' broken?'-slide: Proving 
> who we are is in most cases only required during registration or 
> enrolment. There is quite some resistance to always be personally 
> identified, while there are many good and practical reasons to keep 
> authorization and (real world) identity separate.

+1, agreed.

> Could be discussed - taking hours if you will. But I assume this is 
> not what you'd like to do in the plenary...

Good point.

> I would recommend to re-phrase:
> 
> If we can't reliably prove we're entitled to do things on the Web, 
> we're probably not doing important things on the web.

Done:

https://github.com/opencreds/website/commit/717f840c77667e839b3bb1b8fe5c66e9317dc67a

-- manu

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