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Title of Session (should also be the title of your Wiki page): How to create new Web APIs

Facilitator(s): Gregor Wagner | Julian Viereck

Are you paid or volunteer staff?: Paid

Area of Contribution (Team Name): B2G | PDF.JS Project

How are you currently involved with the community?: Work for Mozilla, working with many people from Europe. | Working on PDF.JS / presenting the project on conferences (meetups) / co-host of the Mozilla Summer Of Code Party in Ch-Zurich 2012

Location of Work (where do you reside?): San Francisco | Germany

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

Summary: This session gives a rough overview how to implement new WebAPIs in JS and C++.

How your session furthers the MozCamp Goals ( Creating a new set of WebAPIs is key to enable Firefox OS and other developments on the web. While there are lots of them created now, there are still huge areas, that don't have APIs yet. This talk tries to make people want to implement new APIs and therefore make new things possible on Firefox OS and the open web in general.

Expected Outcome or Deliverable: More discussion about WebAPIs and people implementing them.

Desired Audience Type or Skill-set: Basic knowledge about coding C++/JavaScript.

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
  • Giorgio Maone
  • Jérémie Patonnier
  • Szabolcs Hubai
  • Tom Schuster
  • Henrik Skupin

Slides of the presentation are online here: