MozCampEU2012/WebAPI Status

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Title of Session (should also be the title of your Wiki page):
WebAPI Status

Mounir Lamouri

Are you paid or volunteer staff?:

Area of Contribution (Team Name):
Platform / DOM / WebAPI

How are you currently involved with the community?:
French Community + volunteers involved with Gecko hacking

Location of Work (where do you reside?)
London (previously Paris)

Talk Length (please choose between 30, 60, 90, 120 minutes):
30 minutes

This talk will sumarrize what happened in the WebAPI effort since the last MozCamp (which was nearly the beginning of the project). What APIs have been implemented, how the work is going with standard bodies, etc. It will also give an overview of what is going to happen in a near future.
This talk might give an non-exhaustive list of WebAPIs but will unlikely give examples on how to use them.

How your session furthers the MozCamp Goals (
WebAPI is the team involved in making and standardizing the new Web APIs needed for B2G. This talk will allow developers to understand where this work is and the path it is taking.

Expected Outcome or Deliverable:
Good understanding on how Mozilla is working to make B2G new APIs standards in the Web.

Desired Audience Type or Skill-set:
Web Developers
Anyone interested in Web Standards

Equipment Needs (Video projector already included): none

To Be Completed by the Audience-

(If you would like) Submit a Question for the Speaker(s) or indicate what information you hope to gain by attending this talk here:

Place your name here if you would like to attend this talk:

  • Philipp Kewisch (where are the differences between the two WebAPI talks?)
  • Alice Lieutier
  • Jérémie Patonnier
  • Robert Kaiser