In advance of next week's @w3c #TPAC2018 meetings in Lyon, it's worth thinking about how we, as the technical community, can mitigate against the further balkanization of the web.
@ondra @w3c well - when we were faced with the issue of pervasive monitoring / surveillance, the technical community came together to come up with technical mitigations against what is essentially a policy issue. This happened at the STRINT workshop https://www.w3.org/2014/strint/ which we held in 2004 in London. One of the outcomes of that workshop was a call for more encryption (https). Are there similar technical interventions that could be deployed against balkanization?
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!