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Re: Regarding app notification and wake up

From: Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Mar 2012 14:35:14 +0000
Cc: "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <3F79F882-8DB6-4DEE-8128-9D306D3E3BB4@gmail.com>
To: Stefan Hakansson LK <stefan.lk.hakansson@ericsson.com>

On 9 Mar 2012, at 08:10, Stefan Hakansson LK wrote:

> The webrtc WG has identified that the ability to notify, and possibly wake up, a web application of incoming events is important. This to enable support of use cases such as incoming calls. And in certain scenarios the resource use (e.g. power) is very important.
> 
> However, this kind of functionality is not in scope of the webrtc WG, but seems to belong to the Web Applications WG. So this is a message that the webrtc WG is interested in seeing technology that supports this being developed. We have also noted discussions in Web Apps around use cases for connection-less push: <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2012JanMar/0008.html> - especially the third one is very relevant for us.
> 
> Stefan and Harald (chairs) for the webrtc WG.
> 

Could server-sent events[1] meet this requirement?

[1] http://dev.w3.org/html5/eventsource/
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