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Re: Geolocation privacy implementation

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 06 Jul 2010 12:27:36 +0200
Message-ID: <4C330518.4050601@opera.com>
To: Angel Machín <angel.machin@gmail.com>
CC: "Richard L. Barnes" <rbarnes@bbn.com>, public-geolocation <public-geolocation@w3.org>


On 7/6/10 11:38 AM, Angel Machín wrote:
>> Marcos Caceres wrote:
>> So, off the top of my head, my wish list would be for consistency in:
>>
>> 1. Indicator (icon) - as we have consistency with the padlock
>> ...
>
> Regarding icons or any kind of visual indicators, I found some months
> ago a Mozilla community called Drumbeat Privacy Icons, which goal is
> "to develop a series of graphical and machine- readable privacy icons
> that companies can use to convey important elements of their privacy
> policy to users and that developers can build applications on top of
> to enable users to make choices based on the disclosures in the
> policies."

Yep, but those focus on the visualization of privacy policies of service 
providers. Not sure if browser indicators are in scope.

> https://wiki.mozilla.org/Drumbeat/Challenges/Privacy_Icons
> http://www.drumbeat.org/project/privacy-icons
>

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Marcos Caceres
Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 6 July 2010 10:28:16 GMT

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