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Planned for initial release of B2G (aka Basecamp)

API Bugs Documentation status Notes
WebTelephony bug 674726 Mostly done The introduction page really deserves to be fleshed out more to be an actual introduction
Vibration API bug 679966 Needs minor cleanups  
WebSMS bug 674725 Mostly done Needs some cleanups and a proper introduction
Idle API bug 715041 none  
Screen Orientation bug 720794 bug 740188 bug 673922 Mostly done cleanups and syntax highlight needed here and there (and links between lockOrientation and events in a See Also section)
Settings API bug 678695 none Privileged API
Power Management API bug 708964 none  
Mobile Connection API bug 729173    
TCP Socket API bug 733573    
Geolocation API      
WiFi Information API      
Device Storage API bug 717103    
Contacts API bug 674720    
Mouse Lock API (W3C) bug 633602    
Open WebApps bug 697006    
WebBluetooth bug 674737    
Network Information API (W3C) bug 677166 bug 713199    
Battery Status API (W3C) bug 678694    
Alarm API bug 749551    
Browser API bug 693515    
Time/Clock API bug 714357, bug 714358 (notification upon time change)    
Web Activities bug 715814 bug 776027 for Android    
Push Notifications API bug 747907    
Permissions API bug 707625    
WebFM API bug 749053    
FileHandle API bug 726593    
Network Stats API bug 746069    
WebPayment bug 767818    
IndexedDB (W3C) bug 553412    
Archive API bug 772434    
Ambient light sensor (W3C) bug 738465    
Proximity sensor (W3C) bug 738131    
  1. Time change notifications are planned on all plaforms but setting the time will only be on B2G.

Planned for the future

API Bugs Documentation status Notes
Resource lock API bug 697132    
UDP Datagram Socket API bug 745283    
USB file-reading API bug 748350 bug 737153    
Camera API      
Peer to Peer API      
WebNFC bug 674741    
WebUSB bug 674718    
HTTP-cache API      
Calendar API      
Spellcheck API      
Background services      
LogAPI      
Keyboard/IME API bug 737110 (WebAPI mailing list post)    

See also

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<h2 id="Planned_for_initial_release_of_B2G_(aka_Basecamp)">Planned for initial release of B2G (aka Basecamp)</h2>
<table border="1" cellpadding="2">
  <tbody>
    <tr>
      <th>API</th>
      <th>Bugs</th>
      <th>Documentation status</th>
      <th>Notes</th>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/API/WebTelephony" title="WebAPI/WebTelephony">WebTelephony</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=674726" rel="nofollow">bug 674726</a></td>
      <td>Mostly done</td>
      <td>The <a href="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/API/WebTelephony/Introduction_to_WebTelephony" title="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/API/WebTelephony/Introduction_to_WebTelephony">introduction</a> page really deserves to be fleshed out more to be an actual introduction</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a class="external text" href="/en-US/docs/DOM/window.navigator.vibrate" rel="nofollow">Vibration API</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=679966" rel="nofollow">bug 679966</a></td>
      <td>Needs minor cleanups</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="/en-US/docs/API/WebSMS" title="/en-US/docs/API/WebSMS">WebSMS</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=674725" rel="nofollow">bug 674725</a></td>
      <td>Mostly done</td>
      <td>Needs some cleanups and a proper introduction</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Idle API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=715041" rel="nofollow">bug 715041</a></td>
      <td>none</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="/en-US/docs/DOM/window.screen.lockOrientation" title="/en-US/docs/DOM/window.screen.lockOrientation">Screen Orientation</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=720794" rel="nofollow">bug 720794</a> <a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=740188" rel="nofollow">bug 740188</a> <a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=673922" rel="nofollow">bug 673922</a></td>
      <td>Mostly done</td>
      <td>cleanups and syntax highlight needed here and there (and links between lockOrientation and events in a See Also section)</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Settings API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=678695" rel="nofollow">bug 678695</a></td>
      <td>none</td>
      <td>Privileged API</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Power Management API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=708964" rel="nofollow">bug 708964</a></td>
      <td>none</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Mobile Connection API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=729173" rel="nofollow">bug 729173</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>TCP Socket API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=733573" rel="nofollow">bug 733573</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Geolocation API</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">WiFi Information API</span></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Device Storage API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=717103" rel="nofollow">bug 717103</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Contacts API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=674720" rel="nofollow">bug 674720</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">Mouse Lock API</span> (W3C)</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=633602" rel="nofollow">bug 633602</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">Open WebApps</span></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=697006" rel="nofollow">bug 697006</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>WebBluetooth</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=674737" rel="nofollow">bug 674737</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">Network Information API</span> (W3C)</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=677166" rel="nofollow">bug 677166</a> <a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=713199" rel="nofollow">bug 713199</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">Battery Status API</span> (W3C)</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=678694" rel="nofollow">bug 678694</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Alarm API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=749551" rel="nofollow">bug 749551</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Browser API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=693515" rel="nofollow">bug 693515</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Time/Clock API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=714357" rel="nofollow">bug 714357</a>, <a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=714358" rel="nofollow">bug 714358</a> (notification upon time change)</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Web Activities</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=715814" rel="nofollow">bug 715814</a> <a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=776027" rel="nofollow">bug 776027</a> for Android</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Push Notifications API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=747907" rel="nofollow">bug 747907</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Permissions API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=707625" rel="nofollow">bug 707625</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">WebFM API</span></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=749053" rel="nofollow">bug 749053</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>FileHandle API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=726593" rel="nofollow">bug 726593</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Network Stats API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=746069" rel="nofollow">bug 746069</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>WebPayment</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=767818" rel="nofollow">bug 767818</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">IndexedDB</span> (W3C)</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=553412" rel="nofollow">bug 553412</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Archive API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=772434" rel="nofollow">bug 772434</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">Ambient light sensor</span> (W3C)</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=738465" rel="nofollow">bug 738465</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="external text">Proximity sensor</span> (W3C)</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=738131" rel="nofollow">bug 738131</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
  </tbody>
</table>
<ol>
  <li>Time change notifications are planned on all plaforms but setting the time will only be on B2G.</li>
</ol>
<h2 id="Planned_for_the_future"><span class="mw-headline" id="Planned_for_the_future">Planned for the future</span></h2>
<table border="1" cellpadding="2">
  <tbody>
    <tr>
      <th>API</th>
      <th>Bugs</th>
      <th>Documentation status</th>
      <th>Notes</th>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI/ResourceLockAPI" title="WebAPI/ResourceLockAPI">Resource lock API</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=697132" rel="nofollow">bug 697132</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>UDP Datagram Socket API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=745283" rel="nofollow">bug 745283</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>USB file-reading API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=748350" rel="nofollow">bug 748350</a> <a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=737153" rel="nofollow">bug 737153</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a class="mw-redirect" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Platform/Features/VideoConferencing" title="Platform/Features/VideoConferencing">Camera API</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a class="mw-redirect" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Platform/Features/VideoConferencing" title="Platform/Features/VideoConferencing">Peer to Peer API</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI/WebNFC" title="WebAPI/WebNFC">WebNFC</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=674741" rel="nofollow">bug 674741</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI/WebUSB" title="WebAPI/WebUSB">WebUSB</a></td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=674718" rel="nofollow">bug 674718</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>HTTP-cache API</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI/CalendarAPI" title="WebAPI/CalendarAPI">Calendar API</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Spellcheck API</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a class="external text" href="http://groups.google.com/group/mozilla.dev.webapi/browse_thread/thread/3455cb056e40d095" rel="nofollow">Background services</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI/LogAPI" title="WebAPI/LogAPI">LogAPI</a></td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Keyboard/IME API</td>
      <td><a class="external text" href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=737110" rel="nofollow">bug 737110</a> (<a class="external text" href="https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#%21topic/mozilla.dev.webapi/Vs3-HGv9NNw" rel="nofollow">WebAPI mailing list post</a>)</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
  </tbody>
</table>
<h2 id="See_also">See also</h2>
<ul>
  <li><a href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=673923" title="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=673923">Meta bug on Bugzilla</a></li>
  <li><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI" title="https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI">https://wiki.mozilla.org/WebAPI</a></li>
  <li><a href="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Project:Subject-matter_experts" title="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Project:Subject-matter_experts">Subject experts</a></li>
</ul>
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