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

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Sep 2010 00:17:08 +1000
Message-Id: <BE4973B3-C4AA-493A-ADDC-F380F4DCB9BC@gmail.com>
To: Martin Kliehm <martin.kliehm@namics.com>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>, Eric Carlson <eric.carlson@apple.com>
It was no criticism, just a clarification. I love the work of both groups!
Silvia.

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Greetings from my iPad

On 17/09/2010, at 10:27 PM, Martin Kliehm <martin.kliehm@namics.com> wrote:

> 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 14:17:50 UTC

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