Here is a litmus test definition we can apply when wondering whether something is part of the Open Web and actions to take.
Open Web Litmus Test
Does it have:
- Composability - The ability to innovate, link, contribute, search, and integrate without red tape, fear of a lawsuit, or having to ask "please?"
- Interoperability - The ability for developers to interoperate without having to know of each others existence
- Ubiquity - The ubiquity of a set of open technologies and services agreed upon by the widest possible community
- Universal Client - Empowering and evolving the browser and web technologies as a universal client