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Re: Question: User Story -- Bootstrapping Facebook

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2011 14:00:02 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=B+Kn8Ui1KcYcmay6HOc0vfQQaZDC7eUvVOmMj@mail.gmail.com>
To: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Cc: nathan@webr3.org, WebID XG <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
On 10 February 2011 13:54, Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net> wrote:
>
> On 10 Feb 2011, at 13:45, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
>
>>>
>>> Ultimately, there are three questions for facebook here:
>>>  - would you ever allow users to sign in to facebook using webid(s)?
>>
>> yes
>>
>>>  - would you ever allow people to use their facebook uri as a webid?
>>
>> ye
>>
>>>  - would you publish users profile data (subject to their privacy settings)
>>> in a machine readable way, at the profile uri?
>>
>> maybe
>
> Are you working for Facebook now Melvin? Just asking so I can understand if those answers are your guesses, or feedback from Facebook.
>
> My guesses would be similar to yours mostly because they already do provide machine readable info about users, and because it is so easy to do this.
>
> But I still don't think it's helpful to spend too much time on this list on guessing games.

I just read the API docs, and T&C

I dont need facebook to implement anything for me to make a working
system incorporating WebID.  The info in this thread has given me a
very good direction on how to do that.  Thanks all for the input.

>
> Henry
>
> Social Web Architect
> http://bblfish.net/
>
>
Received on Thursday, 10 February 2011 13:00:35 UTC

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