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Re: The Physical Web

From: Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 7 Apr 2015 20:03:07 +0900
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: TAG List <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20150407110307.GU1547@sideshowbarker.net>
Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, 2015-04-07 15:14 +1000:
> Archived-At: <http://www.w3.org/mid/B64BB016-B70E-4AFA-B6C3-E55EEE3EADFE@mnot.net>
> Andrew Betts showed this to me when he was in town a few weeks ago:
>   https://github.com/google/physical-web
>   http://google.github.io/uribeacon/
> Looks interesting, and hitting about the right point; more usable than (for example) QR codes, if it’s done right.
> Domenic / Alex, do you know the folks inside G doing this? Would be interesting to think/talk about some of the problems they identify in the Technical Overview.
> In particular, I wonder if they should be using link relations to cut down on their metadata issue.
> Tangentially - people in the IETF have been talking about putting URLs into DNS...

Scott Jensen could give some insight into that Technical Overview doc.


He might even be able to send over some actual Physical Web Bluetooth LE
beacons for TAG members to take a look at and try out at the f2f. Or since
I’ll be at the f2f, I have few myself that I could bring along.


Michael[tm] Smith https://people.w3.org/mike

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