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Re: When should a Device API be exposed? Re: Atmospheric pressure sensosr API

From: Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2012 09:45:57 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHni0v-E4ne6XYPSFi5XxazFQtcxps_0A3304UrLefAMyoiDHA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Nilsson, Claes1" <Claes1.Nilsson@sonymobile.com>
Cc: Rich Tibbett <richt@opera.com>, DAP <public-device-apis@w3.org>
> Do we want to provide this duplication? The reason for going for a Web Intents based solution is that the need for Web Applications to use data from external sensors will likely increase.

Exposing device apis through web intents is something that I am not
interested in.  From a browser pov, I do not think there is any
immediate market demand for exposing external sensors.  In many ways,
we are just trying to expose the functionality that native APIs have.

Doug
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