Attention – Part III

Here comes the Attention Recorder!

Introduced today by AttentionTrust.org is a Firefox extension that allows users to save their attention data and to share it with services that are als0 members of the Attention Trust. It doesn’t look like that there is anybody to share it with yet, I presume that the entry for “Acme Attention Service” is a placeholder.

Here’s the FAQ list.

We’ll see how this turns out, and if others use it. As I have written previously, this is an ambitious effort to essentially create a new property right in the data that comes from your online interactions.

Stay tuned!

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