Portable Social Networks: Take Your Friends with You


When importing data into a new social network, formats like XFN and hCard allow you to describe both the person, and his or her relationship to you. XFN is used to find links to the people you consider friends. hCard is used to extract structured information about those friends, including things such as URLs, email addresses, organisations and phone numbers, all of which can be migrated into other services through the use of open data.



The German telecom company T-Mobile is claiming the color magenta! We have to stop them! T-Mobile started sueing Dutch companies which use magenta in print and commercial campaigns. They already sued Compello and they are urging “Slam FM” and “100% NL” to quit using magenta as well!


Hiawatha is a secure webserver for Unix. It has been written with ‘being secure’ as its main goal. Hiawatha has many security features that no other webserver has. This and the fact that Hiawatha’s source code is free of security-bugs, makes Hiawatha the most secure webserver available.