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Re: Claims and Multisource Journalistic Resources

From: Adam Sobieski <adamsobieski@hotmail.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2017 23:57:02 +0000
To: Steven_Rowat <steven_rowat@sunshine.net>, "public-credentials@w3.org" <public-credentials@w3.org>
Message-ID: <DM5PR01MB3275CA82343D4D694A0BFD45C5950@DM5PR01MB3275.prod.exchangelabs.com>

I’m updating the plugins and services ideas at: https://github.com/w3c-ccg/verifiable-news/blob/master/brainstorming.md . Comments and questions welcomed.

Yes, anybody can be a part of the systems envisioned or develop software interoperable with the systems envisioned provided that they adhere to the applicable standards and protocols. The plugins envisioned for popular CMS’s, e.g. Drupal, Joomla or WordPress, are intended to convenience citizen journalists and bloggers.

Best regards,

From: Steven_Rowat<mailto:steven_rowat@sunshine.net>
Sent: ‎Thursday‎, ‎September‎ ‎7‎, ‎2017 ‎11‎:‎24‎ ‎AM
To: public-credentials@w3.org<mailto:public-credentials@w3.org>

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?


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