what if all the #freenode shenanigans recently have been specifically orchestrated in order to get people interested in IRC again by creating a bunch of headlines that are as entertaining and attention-grabbing as possible
But in general I agree – the tension between interop and innovation was explicitly the reason I never got involved with the ActivityStreams work; it felt way too early to define content schemas. I'm not sure I ever did a good job explaining my reasoning, though. 😉
Oh, hey, an Apple event! Looks like Apple Wallet is adding the ability to unlock doors and hold your government ID, realizing my dream of only having to lose a single device to lock myself out of my hotel, home, and office and put myself on a no fly list.