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Re: [whatwg] Notifications and service workers

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:41:43 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78iVEkFtOXRYKNSE+iOGV=qki0X=qqx7e6N7-V7QzV3acQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>, Jake Archibald <jaffathecake@gmail.com>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Peter Beverloo <beverloo@google.com>
On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 1:42 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> None of Twitter, Hangouts, or IRCCloud cares a whit if you close their
> notifications; they still record stuff as unread until you actually
> visit the app.  I can't recall any other app I've ever used treating a
> notification closing as a significant event and taking any action,
> either.  So, at least based on my immediate testing and long-term
> memory of the notification patterns of the apps I use, I don't think
> there's any use-case for a close event.

Jake, would be interesting to hear your thoughts on this. If we can
simplify notifications by getting rid of some events I'm all for it.

Received on Friday, 26 September 2014 13:42:13 UTC

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