Spinn3r and Social Network Portability

200801101243There’s been a lot of talk recently about social network data portability with Plaxo, Facebook, and Google now having employees as members of the group.

From Spinn3r’s perspective, it’s not just about data portability, it’s about a fully open social graph.

By open, I mean no restrictions other than copyright and plenty of fair use for public data (private data is another issue altogether which quickly becomes a lot more complicated).

The blogosphere has really paved the way for this with its history of open data thanks to RSS and Atom.

Read the full post on the Spinn3r blog



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