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Re: summary="" in HTML5 ISSUE-32

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 12:24:28 +0000
Message-ID: <55687cf80902260424s43a25b6cjad9a27be414c06b7@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>, "W3C WAI Protocols & Formats" <w3c-wai-pf@w3.org>
Hi Ian
> Philip may not consider his data "particularly useful", but since his
> results show similar proportions to other studies, I believe he is
> unnecessarily self-deprecating.
>
> If you have more objective data, then by all means, present it.

>but since his results show similar proportions to other studies,

If you have access to these other studies, then by all means please
present them.

regards
stevef

2009/2/26 Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>:
> On Thu, 26 Feb 2009, Steven Faulkner wrote:
>>
>> Philip's "study" in his own words:
>>
>> "Philip notes that his thing was not attempting to be a particularly
>> useful or detailed or well-thought-out survey, it was just scraping some
>> easily-available information"
>
> Philip may not consider his data "particularly useful", but since his
> results show similar proportions to other studies, I believe he is
> unnecessarily self-deprecating.
>
> If you have more objective data, then by all means, present it.
>
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