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From "Zhenhua (Gerald) Guo" <jen...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Google and Mozilla working on web intents
Date Tue, 09 Aug 2011 17:42:37 GMT
Dominik,
  We are also considering implementing inter-widget communication
framework in RAVE. Your work in ROLE is interesting and I will look
into it definitely.

Gerald

On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 1:56 AM, Dominik Renzel
<renzel@dbis.rwth-aachen.de> wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> this is indeed quite interesting. In the context of the ROLE project, we are
> developing an interwidget communication library that realizes both local and
> remote forms (local via HTML5 PostMessage, remote via XMPP PubSub) and uses
> the Google Android schema for intents as the event payload format. This
> works quite well, and was thought to enable communication between widgets
> and native Android applications in future...
>
> Best regards,
>
>    Dominik
>
>
> Am 05.08.2011 15:44, schrieb Scott Wilson:
>>
>> On 5 Aug 2011, at 13:32, Ross Gardler wrote:
>>
>>> In addition to the article below there is an Apache licensed cross
>>> platform javascript library at
>>> https://github.com/PaulKinlan/webintents
>>>
>> This looks really interesting - though I'm not sure where the registry of
>> providers for each user lives?
>>
>> Paul and I have been working on a dynamic service binding mechanism for
>> widgets using a backend service registry and some selection logic - for
>> example for identifying which SMS sending API to use (e.g. direct through
>> phone device API, or via server-side SMS gateway). However, putting the user
>> in control of selecting providers for services may be a better idea,
>> especially if this takes off.
>>
>> I wonder if it removes the need for oAuth in some cases?
>>
>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>> From: Steve Lee<slee@opendirective.com>
>>> Date: 5 August 2011 11:07
>>> Subject: [raveincontext-dev] Google and Mozilla working on web intents
>>> To: raveincontext-dev@googlegroups.com
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> http://techcrunch.com/2011/08/04/google-announces-plans-to-bake-android-like-web-intents-into-chrome/
>>>
>>> This should be really powerful for widget interactions
>>>
>>> Details: here
>>>
>>> http://webintents.org/
>>>
>>> Steve
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Ross Gardler (@rgardler)
>>> Programme Leader (Open Development)
>>> OpenDirective http://opendirective.com
>
>

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