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Re: Devices as Virtual Web Services

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2010 13:55:58 +0100
To: "Nilsson, Claes1" <Claes1.Nilsson@sonyericsson.com>, "Frederick Hirsch" <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>, "ext Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u7wwvkcc64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Wed, 10 Feb 2010 13:52:40 +0100, Nilsson, Claes1  
<Claes1.Nilsson@sonyericsson.com> wrote:
> Yes, there are different implementation alternatives. However, with a  
> REST approach it is possible to implement "device APIs" through a local  
> (downloadable) server. This opens up for API extensibility.

Maybe. I think you still need some amount of browser involvement to let  
the user associate services with the URI the API evolves around and  
indicate which other services may access the data.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 10 February 2010 12:56:40 UTC

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