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Re: [media] a proposal for adding support for speech synthesis to HTML 5 (?)

From: Martin Kliehm <martin.kliehm@namics.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2010 14:27:17 +0200
Message-ID: <4C935EA5.6050402@namics.com>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
CC: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>, Eric Carlson <eric.carlson@apple.com>
On 17.09.2010 14:09, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
> > On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 7:22 PM, Martin Kliehmwrote:
> > More dots: Mozilla implemented an Audio API in Firefox 4 Beta 5 that
> > is read & write, probably that's what the incubator group is about.
>
> Note that Philippe mentioned two different incubator groups and only the
> second one is related to the Audio API, while the first focuses on
> speech. Admittedly, using the Audio API to write a speech synthesizer in
> Javascript is one way to address the needs in the second incubator
> group, but fundamentally they have a different focus.

Thanks for the clarification. I was aware of it and referred to the 
audio incubator group, but it was ambivalently expressed in my text. ;)

Also sorry for triple-posting earlier, I had difficulties with my IMAP 
server.

Cheers,
   Martin
Received on Friday, 17 September 2010 12:27:53 UTC

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