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From: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2011 22:30:45 +0100
Cc: Reto Bachmann-Gmuer <reto.bachmann@trialox.org>, Stéphane Corlosquet <scorlosquet@gmail.com>, Alexandre Passant <alexandre.passant@deri.org>, nathan@webr3.org, WebID XG <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
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To: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>

On 25 Jan 2011, at 22:05, Henry Story wrote:

> Instead of saying the level of confidence is 0, let us say that you have no confirmation. Because then the interesting thing to note is that you do know a few things:
>  - when the same agent logs in at different intervals
>  - what the agent claims about himself

And most important of all, you know what the agent does on your site. So you know that he logged in. Then you know that he commented on a blog, or looked at a book, or played a game, or whatever....

(Though here you may have to be careful not to interpret too much in some things. The person playing may be a man in the middle player, playing two top and passing the moves of the one onto the other...)


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