For the past couple of months, I've been working on Electowidget. Electowidget is a plugin for MediaWiki designed to make it possible to conduct Internet polls and elections using many different voting systems, including the Schulze method, Instant Runoff Voting, Approval voting, and even plain old Plurality.
Looks like Dan Libby posted a [Wikitech-l] MediaWiki OpenID patch. I'll have to give it a spin after I get done with my current project.
I'm working on a PHP app that uses JSON, and I realized I needed a validator. Hrm...nothing seems to be out there. However, if I was using Ruby and YAML instead, I could use Kwalify. Alas, neither is an option for what I'm working on (an election plug-in for MediaWiki), so I'll have to wing… Continue reading I hope someone is working on Kwalify-type support for JSON/PHP