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Re: Self-sovereign identity and payments (was Re: WebCrypto - In "progress" since 2012)

From: Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:55:34 +0000
Message-ID: <CAM1Sok1k=5u9oDJ-pXp4de97Vh05LU5Mc-NCW6+Uf-JM0kD59w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, W3C Credentials Community Group <public-credentials@w3.org>
Cc: Web Payments CG <public-webpayments@w3.org>

i can say and mean - bless you - but i don't need to define the domination
for which that  concept pertains.  It has similar meaning in an array of
different dialects.

A study was done[1] which seems to make my point that people do actually
understand...  yet tools (regardless of their factors, being incorporated
or machine or hammer) are different..

web hasn't needed to support flesh.  we now need it to imho.


[1] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k61nJkx5aDQ

On Sat, 30 Apr 2016 at 23:41 Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com> wrote:

> On 04/30/2016 09:17 AM, Timothy Holborn wrote:
> > how can we universally agree on the problem about 'human' as to
> > supports the spirits of law, humility, shared values, human rights
> > and all such things as to bring us together in a manner that says we
> >  are flesh not tools.
> Christopher Allen (co-editor of TLS and organizer for the Rebooting Web
> of Trust Workshops) has written a thought provoking piece on
> self-sovereign identity:
> http://www.lifewithalacrity.com/2016/04/the-path-to-self-soverereign-identity.html
> ... which got a fair bit of focus at the Internet Identity Workshop last
> week.
> He wrote it also in preparation for the United Nations ID2020 event:
> http://id2020summit.org/
> and the second Rebooting Web of Trust workshop:
> http://www.weboftrust.info/
> While I don't think we'll ever universally agree on the items you list
> above before trying to solve a subset of them, all of the initiatives
> listed above are working toward some of the things that you want to see,
> Tim.
> -- manu
> PS: While the Web Payments CG is cc'd on this email, I suggest we drop
> that mailing list if this goes down an "identity" path.
> --
> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny, G+: +Manu Sporny)
> Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> JSON-LD Best Practice: Context Caching
> https://manu.sporny.org/2016/json-ld-context-caching/
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