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Re: PaySwarm demo software launched

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 15:09:36 -0500
Message-ID: <4F454B80.3040008@openlinksw.com>
To: public-webpayments@w3.org
On 2/22/12 3:00 PM, Manu Sporny wrote:
> Hi all,
> PaySwarm alpha for developers has just launched. It is an implementation
> of the PaySwarm specifications and will hopefully help people understand
> what the specs look like when they're implemented as a part of a
> commercial service. There is more about the release here:
> http://digitalbazaar.com/2012/02/22/new-payswarm-alpha/
> At the moment, we only support interactive website-based purchases, but
> plan to put in new features every month (like simple REST transactions,
> automatic payments, data portability, crowd-funding, etc.). When we make
> new releases, we'll announce them on the Web Payments mailing list.
> You can try the demo out here:
> https://dev.payswarm.com/
> Keep in mind that all monetary transfers for the developer site are not
> tied to any financial networks, so no need to worry about bugs causing
> any sort of financial loss. However, this is the real software that
> we're planning on commercializing later this year, so no part of the
> transaction or accounting process is faked.
> Once you have an account on the developer website, you can try out the
> WordPress PaySwarm demo. It demonstrates how PaySwarm can be integrated
> into blogs in order to sell particular pieces of blog content (articles,
> music, video, etc.):
> http://payswarm.com/wiki/WordPress_Recipes_Demo
> We will be creating and releasing new demos over the next couple of
> weeks. Source code will be released simultaneously with the demo
> releases. For example, here is the code for the WordPress plugin that is
> running on the live demo website:
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/payswarm-wordpress/tree/dsig
> So, if you'd like - take the demo for a spin and let us know what you
> think about it.
> -- manu

Great news!

One question: what happened to WebID support? I was about to have a play 
but could see any slot for authenticating and generating my account 
using my WebID .



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