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Re: Why aren't most devices virtual web services?

From: John Kemp <john@jkemp.net>
Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2010 09:48:07 -0500
Cc: ext Robin Berjon <robin@robineko.com>, "Mark S. Miller" <erights@google.com>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5D28868A-B870-4E36-8242-A41A7567B947@jkemp.net>
To: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
Hi Frederick,

On Jan 13, 2010, at 9:35 AM, Frederick Hirsch wrote:

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> How would this all relate to the current BONDI and Nokia proposals and the work that has been done with those? It seems to progress this new idea  further we need a more concrete proposal, another more detailed submission.

I tried to draw some parallels between HTTP ("RESTful") Web services and Javascript APIs in a piece of work I presented to the TAG last September [APIsOnWeb]]. That proposal isn't fully sketched out, but it's probably worth saying that I agree with this general direction. I would be happy to make this proposal more concrete too, if that is helpful. 

Regards,

- johnk

[APIsOnWeb] http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/2009/09/apis-on-the-web.html
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