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Re: [whatwg] Device proximity and light events

From: Doug Turner <dougt@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2012 18:20:58 -0700 (PDT)
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Message-ID: <1069299438.1124122.1342056058317.JavaMail.root@mozilla.com>
Cc: whatwg@whatwg.org
Hey Ian,

The Sensor API Specification in the W3 is going to own them.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
To: whatwg@whatwg.org
Sent: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 3:27:17 PM
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Device proximity and light events

On Fri, 4 May 2012, Doug Turner wrote:
> I have added two new events to Firefox which allow web apps to detect 
> light and proximity changes.
> http://dougturner.wordpress.com/2012/03/22/device-proximity-sensor/ 
> http://dougturner.wordpress.com/2012/03/26/device-light-sensor/

I spoke to Doug about this on IRC and for now I'm not going to spec this 
in the HTML spec. It would probably be good for these events to be 
combined with the Geo and device orientation events and all specced 
together, but I'll leave that up to whoever specs them. :-)

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