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Phil Wolff / Skype Journal:
Skype's GroupMe drops mobile voice chat, saying group text enough   —  Skype bought two mobile app companies last year: GroupMe for its group SMS service and Qik for its live mobile video streaming and sharing.  GroupMe stripped out its voice conferencing as of 1 January 2012, they say for lack of use.
Jan 5, 2012, 9:10 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Why Every Site Should Have A Data Portability Policy   —  Editor's note: Today the DataPortability Project announces PortabilityPolicy.org - the result of a 16 month effort that it hopes the industry will embrace.  This guest post explains what a Portability Policy is, why your site should have a one …
Jun 23, 2010, 1:20 PMIn context
Elias Bizannes / TechCrunch:
Why Privacy Failures Are In Facebook's DNA   —  Elias Bizannes is the chairperson and executive director of the DataPortability Project; founder of the Startup Bus; creator of the Silicon Beach community; and manages the finance function at search engine startup Vast.com.
Jun 5, 2010, 6:05 PMIn context
ReadWriteWeb:
Chris Saad: “Facebook's Claims About Data Portability Are False”   —  Earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg claimed that Facebook's recent privacy changes were not nefarious, but rather an unselfish pursuit of “a concept called data portability.”  —  As the one of the people who popularized …
May 28, 2010, 4:40 PMIn context
Chris Saad / Paying Attention:
Open is not enough.  Time to raise the bar: Interoperable   —  Last week Elias Bizannes and I wrote a post Assessing the Openness of Facebook's ‘Open Graph Protocol’.  —  To summarize that post, it's clear that Facebook is making a play to create, aggregate and own not only identity on the web, but everything that hangs off it.
Apr 30, 2010, 11:15 AMIn context
Elias Bizannes / DataPortability Blog:
Assessing the openess of Facebook's “Open Graph Protocol”   —  This is an analysis by DataPortability chairperson Elias Bizannes and former chairperson Chris Saad.  —  Summary  —  In essence, Facebook is striving to create a web-wide semantic search engine and recommendation system based on a mix of open and closed technologies.
Apr 25, 2010, 7:05 PMIn context
Eliot Van Buskirk / Epicenter:
What Do We Want?  Our Data.  When Do We Want It?  Now!   —  Predictions about the appeal of cloud computing were on the money.  We increasingly share, communicate, socialize and entertain ourselves with software and media on remote servers rather than on our own computers.
Feb 10, 2010, 7:50 AMIn context
Chris Saad / Paying Attention:
Calling for open   —  Steve Gillmor often writes fantastic (and fantastically long) editorials on the landscape of the real-time web, but they are often very dense and sometimes fail to cover some key points.  I thought I would take the liberty of translating and correcting his latest post with my own contributions.
Nov 30, 2009, 1:20 AMIn context
Gabe Rivera / Techmeme News:
Do you remember 2008?  Techmeme (still) does, with a chronological top 50 list   —  If you're like me, you're not happy at all about 2009.  As of this evening, no signs of economic recovery have yet emerged, and it feels like people haven't even gone back to work.
Jan 2, 2009, 6:15 AMIn context
Elias Bizannes / Liako.Biz:
The makings of a media mogul: Michael Arrington of TechCrunch   —  After recognising in my previous post that Michael Arrington has successfully captured the dynamic of the mass media to pioneer new media, my mind asked how did this guy do it.  With some time on my hands …
Dec 25, 2008, 5:30 PMIn context

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