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Fwd: Seeking Comments on Powerbox

From: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Date: Wed, 3 Mar 2010 08:50:32 -0500
Message-Id: <798FDC69-7C0E-4726-AD57-9F48BAEE8218@nokia.com>
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
To: public-web-security@w3.org
FYI, an email from Robin Berjon (one of the DAP WG chairs) seeking  
comments re the "Powerbox" spec by Tyler and Mark.

Begin forwarded message:

> From: ext Robin Berjon <robin@robineko.com>
> Date: February 26, 2010 10:47:57 AM EST
> Subject: Comments on Powerbox
>
> Dear colleagues,
>
> during today's HCG call we touched on a recent proposal by Google  
> to the DAP WG called Powerbox:
>
>   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-device-apis/2010Feb/ 
> att-0140/Overview.html
>
> It proposes a model to plug services provided by arbitrary web  
> parties into user agents in a discoverable, phishing-proof, open- 
> ended, and safe way that takes into account users' privacy in  
> exposing data that they have stored with one party to another.
>
> Since work relating to APIs, security, or privacy is not limited to  
> the DAP WG, the HCG agreed that it would be best to give this  
> proposal greater visibility. If there are chances that you or  
> someone on your WGs may be interested, we would very much welcome  
> your input.
>
> Thanks!
>
> --
> Robin Berjon
Received on Wednesday, 3 March 2010 13:51:52 GMT

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