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Re: wording for the privacy section

From: Doug Turner <doug.turner@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2008 17:09:41 -0700
Cc: "Thomson, Martin" <Martin.Thomson@andrew.com>, "Jon Ferraiolo" <jferrai@us.ibm.com>, "Andrei Popescu" <andreip@google.com>, "public-geolocation" <public-geolocation@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5DD32580-822B-4DD3-85C3-F62354C07F97@gmail.com>
To: Chris Butler <cbutler@dash.net>

On Oct 28, 2008, at 4:17 PM, Chris Butler wrote:

> Hi Doug.
>
> This is an interesting direction and some of the comments make good  
> points too.
>
> If we donít feel that a method for showing level of accuracy is  
> important for this API, should we talk about privacy policy in any  
> manner other than on or off?  I donít see what the wording will be  
> so maybe it just states thatÖ

In addition to enabling geolocation or not, it might be a good idea to  
also assert that the user agent can modify the Position object to  
enforce any specific privacy concerns.

Doug
Received on Wednesday, 29 October 2008 00:10:20 UTC

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