Identification belongs to Michael F. Lamb.

My personal website is I also have an account on and I am @datagrok on Twitter.


In my spare time, I’m working on a personal project called Dialogue, which is the composition of several sub-projects:


I believe all forms of asynchronous messaging on the Internet are essentially the same, and so could converge into a single protocol.

In the absence of authentication, communication should still occur as if authenticated, but describe the channel as insecure. Upon such time that authentication becomes possible, it may be applied retroactively. See derat.