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Dalton has announced that APP.net will use Activitystream.es, Webfinger, RSS, pubSubHubbub. (not sure about Salmon, an excellent open web standard)

Albert Wenger is a venture capitalist at Union square Ventures (earliest investor in Twitter).

So it's genuine statesmanship that he would praise APP.net for its effort on openness.

@Blaine (a world-class expert, open web protocols) Applauded the article, as did I and nearly all 17 commenters.

It just that kind of "crossing the aisle" collaboration the tech world (and Silicon Valley) needs to produce a protocol as superb as email or HTML for social networks (federation). Beautifully written.

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