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Re: user of media fragments

From: RaphaŽl Troncy <raphael.troncy@cwi.nl>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 21:03:32 +0200
Message-ID: <4BB24B04.2060704@cwi.nl>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
CC: Media Fragment <public-media-fragment@w3.org>
Hi Silvia,

> Just wanted to point out that YouTube is actually converting mentions
> of time offsets in comments to URLs to time offsets inside the video,
> see e.g. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9lFe504i2s in the comments.
> I think that's a pretty cool use case for media fragments!

Yes ... and Dailymotion is doing that since ages :-)
Anytime that, within a comment, there is a string that looks like a 
timestamps (e.g. 34" or 3'45, etc.), it is automatically converted into 
an hyperlink that seeks to the timecode.

   RaphaŽl

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