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Re: Final countdown for NPAPI

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 1 May 2015 23:01:49 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhJ38AXFWQkviHhp6U6cz99wEdAEdy8dROss5JOy+wtB7g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
Cc: Web Payments CG <public-webpayments@w3.org>
On 1 May 2015 at 14:12, Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>

> http://blog.chromium.org/2014/11/the-final-countdown-for-npapi.html
> Reading the comments it is obviously not only me who think that Google
> (and Microsoft) have done a major screw-up by removing a feature and not
> offering any kind of replacement!
> Mozilla's take on this topic remains a true mystery.
> For the market however, the decision is crystal-clear: **** the Web and go
> for Apps!

Thanks for sharing.  Anders, could you say what you think the consequences
of this are, for those not familiar with NPAPI, especially to web payments.

>From reading the comments, it seems to suggest blocking of java,
silverlight, flash, and facebook videos.  Is that right?

Do you think there's a direct or indirect impact on web payments?

> Anders
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