Braid-HTTP: Synchronization for HTTP

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Authors Michael Toomim  , Greg Little  , Rafie Walker  , Bryn Bellomy 
Last updated 2020-09-10 (latest revision 2020-03-09)
Replaces draft-toomim-braid
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Braid is a set of extensions that generalize HTTP from a state *transfer* protocol into a state *synchronization* protocol. Braid puts the power of Operational Transform and CRDTs on the web, improving network performance and enabling natively peer-to-peer, collaboratively-editable, offline-first web applications. Braid is composed of four extensions to HTTP:


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