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Re: TAG Document Privacy by Design

From: Christine Runnegar <runnegar@isoc.org>
Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2013 08:13:05 +0100
Cc: "public-privacy@w3.org" <public-privacy@w3.org>, "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>, Dan Appelquist <dan@bluevia.com>
Message-Id: <8D31E397-F6E0-4F32-B9F2-76F262F9AA12@isoc.org>
To: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
Dear Noah,

Thank you for your note and the TAG's offer.

We will put this on the agenda for our next PING call (28 February, UTC 17). 
Please let us know if you would like to join the call so that we can make sure to send you the call details.

Christine and Tara

On Feb 13, 2013, at 5:27 AM, Noah Mendelsohn wrote:

> [Please accept my apologies for the misleading subject line on the first copy of this note. This is a corrected version.]
> As you may be aware the TAG has been working on a privacy-related document.  Originally this was called API Minimization but it is now called Privacy by Design [1]. As the change in name suggests, the focus has also shifted.  The work was started by Dan Applequist and the idea was to discuss a single, focused item namely: send only what is requested and no more.
> When Robin Berjon took over the document in early 2012 he expanded the scope and, among other things, added a section on fingerprinting.  We are aware that Nick Doty is also working on a document about fingerprinting.
> The reason for this note is to ask whether PING, the privacy experts, would like to take over the TAG document.  If you agree, you can do whatever you see fit with it. You can take it forward on your own, you can merge it with the document that Nick is working on or you can abandon it.  As far as the TAG is concerned, this is your decision to make. The TAG remains interested in this area and believes it to be important, but changes in our membership and focus make it impractical to carry forward work on our drafts in the foreseeable future.
> Thank you very much.
> Noah Mendelsohn
> For the W3C Technical Architecture Group
> [1] http://darobin.github.com/api-design-privacy/api-design-privacy.html
> Tracker: this fulfills TAG ACTION-783
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