open standards

Sep
05
Writers, Coders and the Markdown landgrab

Writers, Coders and the Markdown landgrab

If Standard Markdown (now CommonMark) wants to replace Markdown, it needs to acknowledge that it's not just a markup standard for coders.
3 min read
Dec
12
IndieWeb - Kevin Marks on the web that will win (LeWeb 13)

IndieWeb - Kevin Marks on the web that will win (LeWeb 13)

Can we reclaim the open web from the closed social silos? Kevin Marks thinks so…
3 min read
Jul
03

Google: no longer a webby company

Marco Arment has used the demise of Google Reader to explore how Google has changed since the rise of Facebook
2 min read
Jan
12

What is PubSubHubbub?

A video attempting to explain PubSubHubbub, a protocol that takes RSS and Atom feeds and makes them real time:   It’
Dec
09

Le Web: MySpace goes Real Time

Ah, MySpace. Once the poster child of social networks, now a huge online hub for music. And it wants to
1 min read
Dec
10

Le Web 08: Platform Love & Open Standards

Finally grabbed some WiFi and have my first (almost) liveblog of the day up – on the Platform Love open standards
Dec
10

Le Web 08: The Social Stack

For example, OpenID is a profile web address that you can use to login to any site that supports it.
1 min read