W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-device-apis@w3.org > September 2014

Re: Last Call of Battery API published, LC ends 2 October 2014

From: Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>
Date: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:21:16 +1000
Message-Id: <1409566876.471972.158979093.73233AEC@webmail.messagingengine.com>
To: Tobie Langel <tobie.langel@gmail.com>, public-device-apis@w3.org
On Fri, 29 Aug 2014, at 20:12, Tobie Langel wrote:
> Hi,
> I don't understand why this API is developed separately from other sensor
> APIs.
> It would be much better for developers if all sensor APIs were
> consistent.
> The API difference between DeviceOrientation and Geolocation was bad
> enough. Why are we repeating such mistakes over and over again?
> Sorry for the late and negative feedback.

Battery API has never been very similar to those APIs and I'm not sure
the proposed Ambient Light proposal is really mature. It's not sure it
would easily apply to Battery API too. How would you change it?

-- Mounir
Received on Monday, 1 September 2014 10:21:41 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 19:33:12 UTC