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I am Paul Kinlan.

A Developer Advocate for Chrome and the Open Web at Google.

Registering as a Share Target with the Web Share Target API

Paul Kinlan

Pete LePage introduces the Web Share Target API and the the availability in Chrome via an origin trial Until now, only native apps could register as a share target. The Web Share Target API allows installed web apps to register with the underlying OS as a share target to receive shared content from either the Web Share API or system events, like the OS-level share button. Read full post.

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Breaking down silos by sharing more on the web

Paul Kinlan

This article is over a year late. It was stuck in my drafts for a long time, yet I think the idea is something that we need to solve into 2018. It also turns out that other issues have arisen in the last year that make it a bit more relevant. I was in Indonesia earlier in 2016 idly chatting with developers and it came up in conversation that the web is screwed (they were the literal words).

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Defining web component interfaces

Paul Kinlan

Custom Elements need clear and parsable API documentation.

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