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Re: Semantic Web Activity page use case

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2007 17:55:00 +0100
Message-ID: <45D33EE4.4070306@w3.org>
To: "Paul Walsh, Segala" <paulwalsh@segala.com>
Cc: kidehen@openlinksw.com, public-sweo-ig@w3.org

Paul Walsh, Segala wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ivan Herman [mailto:ivan@w3.org] 
> Sent: 09 February 2007 13:08
>>[PW] This is very good to know. David is going to propose 2 projects;
>>contentlabel.org to create new codes of conduct using POWDER (feel free to
>>hit me every time I say Content Labels on this list ;))
>>The second will be for Browser extensions/plug-ins to demonstrate how
>>(and other Semantic stuff) can benefit end users. This is where your
> comment
>>is useful. At present searchthresher.com is not Segala branded as we
> wanted
>>to get something up very quickly. However we're going to launch a new site
>>and pull the extension in with it. I won't waste time doing this if I
> think
>>there's a strong possibility of getting this onto the project list.
>>Likewise, I don't want to pull the blog down if it's not going to make it
>>onto the list.
>>I'm more than happy to have the extension branded with the same brand as I
>>intend to create for POWDER/Content Labels.
> There is a difference between projects done by member of an IG/WG on
> behalf of the IG/WG and what goes on the 'central' Web pages like the
> activity page. The latter would/could reflect a strong backing of W3C as
> an organization, and that is what I try to avoid. For those pages, I
> would be probably more catholic than the pope:-)
> [PW] Not sure I get what you're saying exactly Ivan :) contentlabel.org
> isn't a W3C project, nor is the extension building to ready Content
> Labels/POWDER. Is this a good thing?

Yes:-) I think we are getting into a discussion of nuances... There is
no problem with what you do, regardless of whether you are or not a
member. It is only the 'central' W3C pages that are sensitive in this sense.


> Cheers
> Paul


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