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Atmospheric pressure sensosr API

From: Tran, Dzung D <dzung.d.tran@intel.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Sep 2012 22:30:50 +0000
To: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>, Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>
CC: "Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com" <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-ID: <84BCA539DD96614691177EDA3CE4FF0546BD5B4A@ORSMSX101.amr.corp.intel.com>

I quickly put together a draft for the atmospheric pressure sensor, since I saw that this sensor was available in my Nexus Galaxy phone. Also, the use cases for this sensor are documented in the spec: http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/dap/raw-file/tip/pressure/Overview.html

Dzung Tran

-----Original Message-----
From: Marcos Caceres [mailto:w3c@marcosc.com] 
Sent: Friday, August 24, 2012 4:55 AM
To: Doug Turner
Cc: Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com; public-device-apis@w3.org
Subject: Re: CfC: Progress Ambient Temperature and Ambient Humidity Events drafts in DAP, publish FPWD of each

On 24 Aug 2012, at 03:13, Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com> wrote:

> Is either the Ambient Temperature Events or Ambient Humidity Events 
> implementable at this point?

Not that I know of. It could be piggy-backed on Android, but...

>  I looked at various popular
> phones/devices and none come with capable sensors.  Did I miss one?

I also looked but could not find any. 

> On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 8:35 AM,  <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com> wrote:
>> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to progress the Ambient Temperature Events and  Ambient Humidity Events drafts in DAP and to also publish a FPWD of each when the CfC completes. It includes the following resolutions:
>> 1. RESOLUTION: progress the Ambient Temperature Events and  Ambient 
>> Humidity Events drafts in DAP
>> 2. RESOLUTION: publish FPWD of Ambient Temperature Events, having 
>> shortname 'temperature', 
>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/dap/raw-file/tip/temperature/Overview.html

>> 3. RESOLUTION: publish FPWD of Ambient Humidity Events, having 
>> shortname 'humidity', 
>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/dap/raw-file/tip/humidity/Overview.html

>> Please review the current drafts and make the comments you believe you need to make before next week, at which point we'll make the decision to publish or not.
>> Note that there is no requirement on FPWDs to be perfect — if they were perfect we'd go straight to LC. They need to be good for broader review, and reasonably feature-complete.
>> Where CfCs are concerned, silence is considered to be assent, but positive support is preferred (even if simply with a +1).
>> regards, Frederick
>> Frederick Hirsch, Nokia
>> Co-Chair, W3C DAP Working Group
>> For tracker this should complete ACTION-570

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