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Re: Comments on draft charter [Was: Agenda: Verifiable Claims Teleconference - Tuesday, March 8th 2016]

From: Steven Rowat <steven_rowat@sunshine.net>
Date: Sat, 12 Mar 2016 15:05:55 -0800
To: public-credentials@w3.org
Message-ID: <56E4A0D3.5040803@sunshine.net>
On 3/12/16 2:42 PM, Eric Korb wrote:
> "The mission of the Verifiable Claims Working Group is to make
> expressing, exchanging, and verifying claims easier and more secure on
> the Web."
>
> Is "secure" the proper tense?

IMO it's used as an adjective there, which doesn't have a tense.

http://www.dictionary.com/browse/secure

Did you have an alternative in mind, or is there something missing 
from the way this is phrased?

Steven

>
> Also, should we use "claims" twice in a mission statement? Seems like
> we need to define "claims" or say something about "entities".
>
> Eric
>
> On Mar 12, 2016 1:30 PM, "Manu Sporny" <msporny@digitalbazaar.com
> <mailto:msporny@digitalbazaar.com>> wrote:
>
>     On 03/11/2016 01:52 PM, Ian Jacobs wrote:
>      > Maybe the problem statement should emphasize the negative and the
>      > goal the positive. :)
>
>     I have tried to reorganize the charter to do just that, is this
>     better?
>
>     http://w3c.github.io/webpayments-ig/VCTF/charter/vcwg-draft.html#goals
>
>     -- manu
>
>     --
>     Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny, G+: +Manu Sporny)
>     Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
>     blog: Web Payments: The Architect, the Sage, and the Moral Voice
>     https://manu.sporny.org/2015/payments-collaboration/
>
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