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RE: Web API for Health Sensors

From: Marcos Caceres <marcos@marcosc.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:14:32 -0400
To: Sanjoy Pal <sanjoy.pal@samsung.com>, Arpita Bahuguna <a.bah@samsung.com>
Cc: sajoy.net@gmail.com, public-device-apis@w3.org, Arpita Bahuguna <arpitabahuguna@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <etPan.541329f8.643c9869.13f7d@Marcoss-MacBook-Pro.local>

On September 12, 2014 at 8:13:07 AM, Sanjoy Pal (sanjoy.pal@samsung.com) wrote:
> Hi Marcos,
> I had a quick look at the bluetooth spec https://webbluetoothcg.github.io/web-bluetooth/.  
> The spec speaks of retrieving information from a bluetooth connected device which assumes  
> that the sensors are available on an external device.
> But if the device itself has the sensors, are there any web interfaces to obtain health  
> data from those?

We are looking at adding a socket connection to the BT device. That would handle communication with sensors onboard the device that cannot be handled by BT itself.
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