Notes from W3C Workshop on Permissions and User Consent

W3C Workshop on Permissions and User Consent September 26, 27, San Diego The problems with web permissions – W3C User consent and permissions working group Jo Franchetti developer advocate at Samsung @thisisjofrank A Crisis of Permissions Much of the value of the internet is based on user trust of the internet. As this trust is […]

Google IO 17 – Home, Assistant, and Actions Notes

Actions built for Google Home are now available for Google Assistant on phone New interfaces for actions: Tap Voice Typing Purchases are also built in via google wallet. Google facilitated Payments. New app directory for google actions.  Shortcuts will allow you to more easily market the action. Actions console on Google Google Home Google Home […]

Google IO17 Notes – VR, AR, and AI – smart realities

Google wants to democratize Artificial Intelligence with Tensor Flow  and API.AI Conversational UX Platform for products and services – API.AI Create conversational experiences across platforms: chatbots, smart home automation, connected cars, mobile and web apps, robots, wearables, Enterprise, etc. (6kB) Sign up to be one of the first to write AI on Google’s new Tensor […]

Google IO 2017 – Web Development Notes

Lighthouse is being integrated directly into dev tools Firebase now gives a real time analytics. Cloud functions for Firebase sounds like Akamai for small node functions, like resizing images. But being able to handle these tasks in a global, cached environment. Google IO: state of the mobile web Chrome’s mission: move the web platform forward […]