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Re: PGP aside

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Dec 2011 13:16:02 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhKFerGzBO6Zddr_+z7bwH_9+7-xBq6SdFBE2W37n0zhnw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Lee Fisher <blibbet@gmail.com>
Cc: "public-xg-webid@w3.org" <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
On 30 December 2011 01:41, Lee Fisher <blibbet@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Now, what matters is that folks KEEP *wanting*  to link up to a PGP
>>> key. Its spirit as a branded movement prevails, and evil other
>>> technologies are less welcome (even if more useful).
> [...]
>> Being able to tie that back to a WebID is beneficial — “I know foo's
>> WebID, and I can see *their* key signed this package” type of stuff.
> Besides this new WebID WoT, :-) the existing OpenPGP WoT has two new
> interesting ways to use it: Convergence and Monkeysphere. Could either/both
> be used to help with WebID movement, as well as also being beneficial to
> their own growing movement(s)?
> http://convergence.io/
> http://web.monkeysphere.info/

I hope all these efforts can join forces including the bitcoin WOT

However it's very hard to browse the GPG WOT without running a key server afaik.

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