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RE: Google adds JSON-LD support to Gmail

From: Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 16 May 2013 11:42:46 -0300
To: "'Linked JSON'" <public-linked-json@w3.org>
Cc: "'RDF WG'" <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00ce01ce5243$a4b9f5a0$ee2de0e0$@lanthaler@gmx.net>
On Thursday, May 16, 2013 11:08 AM, Manu Sporny wrote:

> Google just added JSON-LD support to Gmail. It was announced at Google
> I/O (thanks to Bob Du Charme for spotting it):

Woohoo!


> They have decided to not use a URL in the '@context'. I'm currently
> trying to find out why they did this. If they did this on purpose, we
> may have to do another LC to accept 'keywords' in the @context field.
> Ideally, we can just ask them to put 'http://' in front of the
> parameter. It's the only place that they deviated from the spec (which
> is actually pretty good).

Just a quick idea because I'm in a hurry.. Perhaps we could also use
WHATWG's URL parsing algorithm

http://url.spec.whatwg.org/#parsing

but that would probably mean that relative URLs are not supported anymore
which would be very bad!

Let's hope they add the http://



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