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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):


> 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


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

Let's hope they add the http://

Markus Lanthaler
Received on Thursday, 16 May 2013 14:43:23 UTC

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