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Re: [deviceorientation] limit precision to mitigate sensor calibration fingerprinting (#86)

From: Anssi Kostiainen via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 06:24:53 +0000
To: public-geolocation@w3.org
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>when/why it got removed?

See https://github.com/w3c/deviceorientation/pull/59 and https://www.w3.org/2018/10/23-dap-minutes.html#x18

>This PR intents to fix fragmentation of the DevMotion & Orientation, in relation to security and privacy features.

This update aligned the normative spec language with reality i.e. what was implemented in Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge (the EdgeHTML based) as of 2018.

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