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From Don Coleman <don.cole...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: NFC and IOS
Date Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:42:31 GMT
Unfortunately there are no NFC APIs in the iOS 8 SDK.

Maybe iOS 9...

On Wed, Sep 10, 2014 at 11:34 AM, Lisa Seacat DeLuca <ldeluca@us.ibm.com>
wrote:

> Joe's future prediction skills were wrong "iOS will never adopt NFC, so I
> don't think that will ever be core. :( "
>
> http://apache.markmail.org/search/?q=org.apache.incubator.callback-dev+list%3Aorg.apache.incubator.callback-dev+order%3Adate-backward+NFC#query:org.apache.incubator.callback-dev%20list%3Aorg.apache.incubator.callback-dev%20order%3Adate-backward%20NFC+page:2+mid:dktjzff4coc7cw5p+state:results
>
> ...time to reconsider adding NFC support to Core?
>
> :)
>
>
> Lisa
>
>
>
> I have an existing NFC plugin
> https://github.com/chariotsolutions/phonegap-nfc
> I'm hoping to implement a new plugin based on the w3c spec to help work
> out some issues.
> If anyone is interested in helping with the new implementation or has
> feedback on the w3c spec let me know.
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 6:08 PM, Brian LeRoux <b...@brian.io> wrote:
>
> Core is something we support as a group. (Hence moving as much out of core
> as possible!)
> In seriousness, if its a w3c spec I feel we should strongly considering
> adopting in our 'core' of plugins. (And likewise, deprecating things the
> w3c has moved on from such as WebSQL, Net Info, etc.)
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 2:52 PM, Lisa Seacat DeLuca <ldel...@us.ibm.com
> wrote:
> What is Core?
> ... granted I haven't been as active as I would like in this community
> recently but one of the reasons I joined (other than IBM's interest in
> Worklight and Open Source) was to help understand the alignment of w3c
> specs and Cordova. My understanding of Cordova is that eventually it will
> "go away" meaning the browser players will catch up and enable device
> functionality in the mobile browsers without the need for the Cordova
> bridge. So if something is in a w3c spec I think it should be considered
> for the Cordova core code. Which is why I suggested NFC given it's w3c
> interest.
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> From: Ian Clelland <icle...@chromium.org> To: "de...@cordova.apache.org"
> <de...@cordova.apache.org>, bows...@apache.org Date: 01/20/2014 05:42 PM
> Subject: Re: NFC API at W3C Sent by: icle...@google.com
> ------------------------------
> Definitely a cool plugin opportunity -- I'd love to make it easy for apps
> to take advantage of that kind of hardware. I don't yet see the benefit of
> having it in core, though (independent of actual device support -- I'd say
> this even if some future iOS device does have it built-in one day)
> What does "core" mean these days? (Asking seriously; I recall having some
> F2F discussion of this, but I don't know that we've ever explicitly
> spelled it out)
> Is it a commitment by the community to maintain and support a plugin? Or
> by Apache, or Adobe, or the PMC? It is a commitment to implement the
> functionality on all of our supported platforms? Does it just mean a
> repository at git.apache.org? Or a component in JIRA? Something else?
> Namespaces? npm? All of the above?
> I feel like "core" should imply some sort of responsibility from the PMC,
> but also that it should be reserved for pieces which are either critical
> to Cordova, have exactly 1 possible implementation (based on a published
> web standard) or else are really tricky (but important) to get right. I
> don't see any reason why an NFC app (or several) couldn't be maintained
> outside of the project, even if it's written by core committers.
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 3:15 PM, Joe Bowser <bows...@gmail.com> wrote:
> iOS will never adopt NFC, so I don't think that will ever be core. :(
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 12:15 PM, Lisa Seacat DeLuca < ldel...@us.ibm.com
> wrote:
> Two more links for NFC:
>
> http://www.zdnet.com/web-steps-closer-to-baking-in-support-for-nfc-payments-and-data-swapping-7000025297/
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2014/WD-nfc-20140114/
> What does everyone think about potentially having a new core cordova
> plugin for NFC?
> Lisa
> ----- Message from Brian LeRoux <b...@brian.io> on Mon, 20 Jan 2014
> 09:29:58 -0800 ----- To: "de...@cordova.apache.org"
> <de...@cordova.apache.org> Subject: NFC API at W3C Of potential interest.
> (Esp to Don Coleman!)
> http://www.w3.org/blog/news/archives/3586
>
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