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Re: Web API for Health Sensors

From: Marcos Caceres <marcos@marcosc.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:35:33 -0400
Message-ID: <CAAci2aAc+jMSW0mD1jpkhK4xP+7QniGJm98d+j3UF+fswry5dw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Arpita Bahuguna <a.bah@samsung.com>
Cc: "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>, "sanjoy.pal@samsung.com" <sanjoy.pal@samsung.com>, Arpita Bahuguna <arpitabahuguna@gmail.com>, "sajoy.net@gmail.com" <sajoy.net@gmail.com>
(Apologies for top posting, replying on my phone)

All these cases will likely be handled by:

http://www.w3.org/community/web-bluetooth/

On Friday, September 12, 2014, Arpita Bahuguna <a.bah@samsung.com> wrote:

> Hello all,
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> Some of us were pondering over the need of having Web API(s) for health
> and similar other sensors. With the growing presence of such sensors on
> smart-watches and such, we believe a Web interface for retrieving data from
> such sensors is required (especially for Web Apps).
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> Towards that end, we would like to know whether any work has been done
> towards creating a Web API for Health Sensors (and the like).
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> Currently, the health sensor data is available only for native apps.
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> Would appreciate the community’s opinion on the same. Also, if such a
> standard is already under development, could someone kindly point us in the
> right direction?
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> Regards,
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> Arpita Bahuguna
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Received on Friday, 12 September 2014 11:36:09 UTC

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