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Re: WebID video and demo

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2011 16:34:57 -0400
Message-ID: <4DB87DF1.30108@openlinksw.com>
To: public-xg-webid@w3.org
On 4/27/11 4:16 PM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> On 27 April 2011 21:27, Manu Sporny<msporny@digitalbazaar.com>  wrote:
>> We are submitting this video and demo of the pure JavaScript/Flash
>> implementation of WebID to the W3C Identity Workshop along w/ our
>> position paper. It also contains a fairly simple introduction to some of
>> the problems that WebID solves. Our CTO tells me that we may be able to
>> replace Flash with HTML5 WebSockets - providing a completely
>> non-proprietary implementation of WebID in JavaScript.
>>
>> I thought the folks on here would be interested in the video:
>>
>> http://vimeo.com/22947088
> Very good.  A great demo and explanation.
>
> The websocket version sounds pretty exciting, though using the flash
> version in the interim seems to me to have quite a few advantages.

Manu,

I still think the storage abstraction has to be decoupled such that 
X.509 cert and associated private key are persisted (by user choice) to 
one of:

1. Native OS keystore
2. Browser store
3. PEM file
4. Database -- via ODBC connection to a DBMS using HTML5 WebDB API
5. etc..

Kingsley
>> -- manu
>>
>> --
>> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
>> President/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
>> blog: The PaySwarm Vocabulary
>> http://digitalbazaar.com/2011/03/31/payswarm-vocab/
>>
>>
>


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Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	
President&  CEO
OpenLink Software
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