Unified pointer input API subsuming MouseEvent and TouchEvents which addresses several existing problems (especially on touchscreen laptops) and provides future extensibility. Intent-to-implement thread: https://groups.google.com/a/chromium.org/forum/#!topic/blink-dev/ODWmcKNQl0I This was behind a flag starting in Chrome 52.
Final published standard: Recommendation, Living Standard, Candidate Recommendation, or similar final form
Status in Chromium
Enabled by default
Consensus & Standardization
Last updated on 2020-11-19