Breaking: JSON-LD becomes an official Web standard
JSON-LD is a lightweight Linked Data format. It is easy for humans to read and write. It is based on the already successful JSON format and provides a way to help JSON data interoperate at Web-scale. JSON-LD is an ideal data format for programming environments, REST Web services, and unstructured databases such as CouchDB and MongoDB.
How much work went into the specification? 100 teleconferences, 281 issues logged, 2,000 source code commits, and 2,500 emails over the course of 4 years. (stats via +Markus Lanthaler
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