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Re: modeling wallets

From: Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 17 May 2015 12:09:39 +0000
Message-ID: <CAM1Sok05kokA-+8Gjn3uk3-JWK9mmrjWNTjJT3K_=av6tdL6jQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>, Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>
+1
On Sun, 17 May 2015 at 11:00 am, Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
wrote:

> On 05/16/2015 08:17 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> > "A wallet is a container of money"
>
> The Web Payments IG started out talking about "digital wallets" and
> quickly moved away from the idea since a "digital wallet" can hold many
> other things as Tim and Jorge point out.
>
> There seems to be some sort of consensus around the concept of an
> 'account' and a 'ledger'. Those terms aren't as accessible to most
> people was 'wallet', but it may be the right way to model these sorts of
> things.
>
> <Alice> <com:account> <Alice:#account1>
> <Alice:#account1> <com:currency> "USD".
> <Alice:#account1> <rdfs:label> "Party Money".
> <Alice:#account1> <com:ledger> <Alice:#ledger1>
>
> -- manu
>
> --
> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny, G+: +Manu Sporny)
> Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> blog: The Marathonic Dawn of Web Payments
> http://manu.sporny.org/2014/dawn-of-web-payments/
>
>
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