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Re: Example canvas element use - accessibility concerns

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 18 Feb 2009 14:11:55 -0500
Message-ID: <499C5D7B.1090802@mit.edu>
To: David Bolter <david.bolter@utoronto.ca>
CC: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>
David Bolter wrote:
> I think for the approach to work, the hidden DOM could be the "model",
> and the canvas could merely be a photon dependent "view" -- in terms of
> MVC pattern-speak (and to borrow a TV Raman phrase).

Forgive me, but how is that different from a DOM styled via CSS 
(assuming sufficient expressiveness on the part of the CSS in terms of 
effects)?  That is, where does <canvas> come in?

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