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Re: [vibration] Preliminary thoughts on the vibrator spec

From: Anssi Kostiainen <anssi.kostiainen@nokia.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 11:00:23 +0200
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>, "public-device-apis@w3.org public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-Id: <71E53C6D-CF6D-4C35-9F72-AFE65CB98491@nokia.com>
To: ext Deepanshu gautam <deepanshu.gautam@huawei.com>
On 23.11.2011, at 10.42, ext Deepanshu gautam wrote:

> [DG] What security breach you foresee here? I heard that fingerprinting is not an issue here.

The proposed functionality can be used to annoy users. As a user, I want to be in control of whether my device is able to vibrate (or make sounds, or annoy me otherwise). And I want to control that globally similarly to sound level, not on per web app basis.

-Anssi
Received on Wednesday, 23 November 2011 09:00:57 GMT

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