Summer UROP project ideas

Tim Berners-Lee


Decentralized Information Group
MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

This is a slide from a 3 minute presentation at the UROP meeting about one ossible project for a summer student. The slides alone do not convey the talk nor the project. There are many possible related projects building client-based social networking tools.

Social Silos


Social Silo problem


Open Social Networking


2009 UROP -- one random Project

2009 UROP -- Similar projects

What functionality can be made on top of a generic read-write graph?

What are the limitations?

What changes to the infrastructure would get over them?

Socially-aware read-write space

Write arbitrary data -> build arbitrary applications with controlled access

Summary: Interesting questions

Thank you

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