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Re: Contacts API in Mozilla labs

From: Arun Ranganathan <arun@mozilla.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2010 10:54:27 -0700
Message-ID: <4BA3BA53.4090907@mozilla.com>
To: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
CC: public-device-apis@w3.org
On 3/18/10 10:55 AM, Dominique Hazael-Massieux wrote:
> A Mozilla Labs project announces they have implemented a Contacts API in
> an add-on:
> http://mozillalabs.com/blog/2010/03/contacts-in-the-browser/
>
> They mention our work, although I can't tell for sure they have
> implemented some version of our API or something else.
>    

We have implemented something else, but express an interest in the DAP 
WG's Contacts API work.
> The authorization screenshot is really quite interesting given our
> discussions on the topic:
> http://mozillalabs.com/files/2010/03/disclosure.png
>
> Maybe some of our Mozillians participants could give more details on
> this?
>    

The work is pretty early stage (as is the Contacts API spec.).   What's 
important for us the cross-service (web contacts services) part of 
things.  I'll induce M. Hansen to talk more about this.

-- A*
Received on Friday, 19 March 2010 17:55:11 GMT

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