Review of Audio Output Devices API from Privacy Interest Group

Dear Privacy Interest Group,

The WebRTC Working Group and Device and Sensors Working Group are 
working toward publishing their Audio Output Devices API to Candidate 
Recommendation and are thus seeking review from a variety of groups on 
the document:

We are particularly interested on feedback from the Privacy Interest 
Group on the impact on privacy (and the proposed mitigations) to the new 
ability to play sound on specific audio devices.

We of course also welcome feedback on any other aspect of the 

We would appreciate to receive feedback before November 11. We hope to 
transition request to Candidate Recommendation by the end of this year.

If you have any comments, we prefer you submit them as Github issues:

Alternatively, you can send your comments by email to


For the WebRTC and DAS chairs,
Stefan Hakansson

Received on Wednesday, 19 October 2016 13:27:55 UTC