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Re: Adding an app to a profile

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:56:54 +0000
Message-ID: <50B65066.4050008@webr3.org>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
CC: public-rww <public-rww@w3.org>
Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> On 28 November 2012 18:32, Nathan <nathan@webr3.org> wrote:
> 
>> Melvin Carvalho wrote:
>>
>>> Part of the RWW is a clean separation between apps, data and identiry.
>>>
>>> I was wondering if there's a convenient single predicate to add a webapp
>>> to
>>> a profile page.
>>>
>>> Currently I use foaf : interest which isnt really accurate.
>>>
>>> We were thinking about creating
>>>
>>> plink : webapp
>>>
>>> As per http://ontologi.es/
>>>
>>> Any thoughts on this?
>>>
>>> I think it would be awesome when we can finally start adding apps to our
>>> pages.
>>>
>> Somehow I don't follow lol, why would we link from our foaf to an app? and
>> in what capacity?
>>
>> - saying "I created/contribute to this app"
>> - saying "this is my account on website/app x" (eg this is my twitter)
>> - something else?
>>
>> (generally I'd thought we'd link to our data, and then different apps of a
>> users preference would consume/display that data)
>>
>> Apologies for the confusing, I think I'm just missing a little context
>> somwhere :D
>>
> 
> It's similar to when you add an app to facebook or google plus.  Then you
> get a link in your sidebar of your profile to say, your calendar, tasks,
> etc.
> 
> Also then other people can see what apps you use

Ahhhhhhhhhh - might this also cover having a "foafbar" with your own 
buttons, ones which may launch apps, or bookmarklets, or anything on the 
web I guess?
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