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RE: FYI - "Mobile Web 2009 = Desktop Web 1998"

From: Jo Rabin <jrabin@mtld.mobi>
Date: Thu, 5 Mar 2009 20:06:25 -0000
Message-ID: <C8FFD98530207F40BD8D2CAD608B50B401BC8347@mtldsvr01.DotMobi.local>
To: "Yeliz Yesilada" <yesilady@cs.man.ac.uk>, "Bruce Lawson" <brucel@opera.com>
Cc: <public-bpwg@w3.org>
Ref Bruce's article: pleased that the work on Shared Web Experiences got
a nice mention. However, I'm really not a big fan of CSS Media Queries.
Seems like a lot of cost and delay can go into downloading stuff that
ultimately has a display:none on it. Why serve stuff in the first place
if it isn't going to be viewed? 
Jo

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-bpwg-request@w3.org [mailto:public-bpwg-request@w3.org]
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> Behalf Of Yeliz Yesilada
> Sent: 05 March 2009 17:02
> To: Bruce Lawson
> Cc: public-bpwg@w3.org
> Subject: Re: FYI - "Mobile Web 2009 = Desktop Web 1998"
> 
> Hi Bruce,
> 
> Great article....This feels like deja vu all over again :)
> 
> Yeliz.
> On 5 Mar 2009, at 13:58, Bruce Lawson wrote:
> 
> > On Wed, 04 Mar 2009 16:21:18 -0000, <gina@alierra.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I completely agree with Jakob Nielsen in all aspects mentioned,
> >
> > I disagreed with him, and wrote up my personal thoughts at ZDnet
> > http://zi.ma/6460b8
> >
> > . Anyway, I absolutely sure
> >> this
> >> problem will be solved in early future.
> >
> > Yes, I think convergence is rapidly occurring.
> >
> > bruce
> >
> > --
> > Bruce Lawson
> > Web Evangelist
> > www.opera.com (work)
> > www.brucelawson.co.uk (personal)
> >
> 
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