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Re: Privacy implications of automatic alternative selection (Re: Acessibility of <audio> and <video>)

From: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 15:53:11 -0700
Message-Id: <p06240809c4ef51bae3e2@[17.202.35.52]>
To: Jan Richards <jan.richards@utoronto.ca>, Victor Tsaran <vtsaran@yahoo-inc.com>
Cc: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>

At 15:06  -0400 11/09/08, Jan Richards wrote:
>TV's approach was taken in the "IMS AccessForAll Meta-data 
>Specification" (which is now an ISO standard ISO/IEC 24751) which 
>let users specify what information they wanted without specifying 
>any disability information (http://www.imsglobal.org/accessibility/).
>
>Cheers,
>Jan

Which is how I phrased what I wrote ('I need captions when available' 
not 'I am deaf').


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David Singer
Apple/QuickTime
Received on Thursday, 11 September 2008 22:54:02 GMT

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