Your challenge, should you choose to accept it...

  1. Pick a proprietary silo of personal user data
  2. Write some open source code to allow a user to extract their own personal data (Be sure to read and comply with Terms and Conditions!)
  3. Convert the data into the open formats listed below.
  4. Link to code via the DataPortability Wiki.
  5. Win the love and admiration of a grateful community.

The standards to use...

  1. User Details: hCard
  2. Friends List: XFN
  3. Interests: APML
  4. Updates: RSS

Need more help?

  1. Read the FAQ
  2. List of implementations so far.
  3. Join the Discussion