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[sensors] Relation to Permissions API

From: Reilly Grant via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:25:11 +0000
To: public-device-apis-log@w3.org
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reillyeon has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/sensors:

== Relation to Permissions API ==
Discussions of the privacy considerations of this API have floated the idea of a low-resolution mode which does not require a permission, and a high-resolution mode that does. While the definition of low and high resolution should be left to the User Agent there should be a well defined interface for determining whether the user has granted permission for high-resolution mode. This can be done through the [Permissions API](https://www.w3.org/TR/permissions/). 

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/sensors/issues/183 using your GitHub account
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