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Re: Claims and Multisource Journalistic Resources

From: Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 16:02:46 +0000
Message-ID: <CAM1Sok1G1hSqmFgrfB8AFkHj532dJ9WMCAzHkwESwCQ-5khZiA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Public-Credentials <public-credentials@w3.org>
nb also:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/19IEgvdvwl_EOGhmIFinVQu4OerRojeje8PaZWGvoO4Q/edit#gid=0


On Fri, 8 Sep 2017 at 01:43 Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
wrote:

> you just need to update: https://wordlift.io/
>
> other perhaps useful pieces of work might be found
> https://profiles.wordpress.org/shawfactor/#content-plugins or maybe even
> https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-ldp/
>
> spoke to manu about a creds plugin for wp.  i think he said it might take
> him a couple of years.
>
> tim.
>
>
> On Fri, 8 Sep 2017 at 01:34 <moses.ma@futurelabconsulting.com> wrote:
>
>> We also need to build a viral propagation feature into the plug-in to
>> drive its usage. For example, if a notable search engine company would
>> agree to improve search ranking for using verified news and claims? Or
>> maybe earning a "veracity token" for using verified sources?
>>
>> -
>> *Moses Ma*
>> moses.ma@futurelabconsulting.com
>>
>> On Sep 7, 2017 at 8:23 AM, <Steven Rowat <steven_rowat@sunshine.net>>
>> wrote:
>>
>> On 2017-09-07 3:30 AM, Adam Sobieski wrote:
>> > As I think about citizen journalists and bloggers, I think about
>> > Wordpress and Drupal plugins for verifiable factual claims.
>> >
>> > Such plugins would include a new object type for factual claims...
>> > ...snip...
>>
>> > The plugins can process blog article creation, editing and deletion
>> > events to process dependency graphs across factual claims providers,
>> > ...snip...
>> >
>> > Journalists can receive notifications about their article dependencies
>> > should they update their local factual claims and, should remote
>> > factual claims used by journalists update or change...
>> > ...snip...
>> >
>> > Considering such plugins, and considering the possible features of
>> > such plugins, we can envision website-based and decentralized
>> > solutions which include support for citizen journalists and bloggers.
>>
>> +1  Great stuff
>>
>> And would the same type of thing be possible, say as a stand-alone
>> plugin for browsers, so a self-publisher or small scale publisher who
>> is building their own website, but not using Wordpress or Drupal,
>> could also be part of this overall system and have the same fact
>> claims services?
>>
>> Steven
>>
>>
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