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Re: [payment agent] Payment architecture feature priorities

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:35:12 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYh+uGWjpPeOuKAhburKGYC=pRtvr0wJuCn+CsWJJ5yPNMw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
Cc: Tony Camero <tonycamerobiz@gmail.com>, Web Payments CG <public-webpayments@w3.org>, "public-webpayments-comments@w3.org" <public-webpayments-comments@w3.org>, Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
On 24 April 2015 at 16:12, Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
wrote:

> On 2015-04-24 15:47, Tony Camero wrote:
>
>> Why would the the building blocks/protocols for web payments not directly
>> migrate
>>
> > into native apps?  Any native app could certainly meet the requirements
> set for
> > a web payments. It seems inclusive to me.
>
> It is the opposite that doesn't work smoothly, making
> Web(browser)-payments a difficult target for innovation.
>

I agree the browser is a difficult platform for payments innovation.

But I dont think it's impossible.  My testing so far has been mainly in the
browser.

I agree it's very difficult, but I dont think it's impossible.

I am finding decentralized payments so far to be incredibly powerful, but I
dont think they are for everyone.  So maybe the barriers are not the world
thing.


>
> Anders
>
>
>
>> On Fri, Apr 24, 2015 at 6:25 AM, Anders Rundgren <
>> anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com <mailto:anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>>
>> wrote:
>>
>>
>> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webpayments-ig/2015Apr/0145.html
>>
>>     "One suggestion is not to rule out local apps for the initial
>> charter.  W3C is seeking to close the gap with native, but this is a long
>> term goal, and in the short term we should acknowledge that developers are
>> likely to be attracted to native apps due to the richer capabilities
>> available to native apps compared with web apps"
>>
>>     Finally a description that matches the reality!
>>
>>     Browsers are static bloated "monoliths" that doesn't enable
>> third-party innovation.
>>
>>     Anders
>>
>>
>>
>
>
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