The bottom line (literally) of this report on the Consumer Energy Summt in the UK is this piece of excellent news:
…energy companies have agreed to give consumers access to their data in electronic format as part of the government Midata programme.
Connect.me, a VRM company, gives us a way to construct “trust frameworks” among ourselves. They have worked to make this as game-free as possible. Check it out.
Singly and Locker Project getting mojo as Jeremie presents at Web 2.o, on Day One. (Too bad Web 2.0 co-happens on the calendar with IIW.)
Smári McCarthy: The End of Artificial Scarcity. Required reading.
Phil Windley on personal event networks.
In a session at IIW: EventedAPIs vs./+ ActivityStreams. Bonus link.
ProgrammableWeb’s directory of APIs.
Hypothes.is will be discussed this afternoon at IIW. “Peer review for the Internet.”
John Battelle wishes Tapestry existed. Connecting the dots. Recalling the database of intentions. Mentioning Singly and Locker Project.
e-Patient Dave: Is “Gimme my damn data” coming to radiology at last??
Vetted as VRM companies:
- First Look: The Web’s Most Ambitious Personal Data Project, Singly, Goes Live Today readwriteweb.com)
- Update on Personal Event Networks: The Evented API Spec equalsdrummond.name)
- Phil Windley on Personal Event Networks equalsdrummond.name)
- Avaya Flare Experience as a Tapestry App avaya.com)
- Brin: “I’m Not A Social Person” But “Google+, I Instantly Found Compelling” by @dannysullivan searchengineland.com)
- A Big Issue: Taking Control of Your Own Identity and Data – Sing.ly Founder Responds battellemedia.com)
- Watch Day Three Of The 2011 Web 2.0 Summit techcrunch.com)