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Re: Proposal to work on Geolocation

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 22:09:53 +0000 (UTC)
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org, chaals@opera.com
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0805272208470.12907@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Tue, 27 May 2008, Doug Schepers wrote:
> 
> The W3C intends to follow through on that, and to allocate Team 
> resources to this valuable technology.  We will announce something 
> formal soon.
> 
> Rest assured that Mike and I are intent on ensuring that there is no 
> scope creep for this API, and that the Geolocation API WG will take a 
> pragmatic, vendor-aware approach, and will act quickly.

Sure, the proposal to work in the Web API working group is only intended 
to be a stop-gap measure while we wait for the wheels of the W3C to turn. 
It would be sad to delay this while we wait for charters to be written and 
so forth.

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