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Re: Welcome of new co-editor

From: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:46:22 +0200
Cc: Silvia Pfieffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, public-texttracks@w3.org
Message-id: <C97227F1-269E-49B5-888D-0C969F0CA113@apple.com>
To: Gary Katsevman <me@gkatsev.com>
welcome indeed!  Thank you.

> On Jul 9, 2018, at 23:59 , Gary Katsevman <me@gkatsev.com> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I've been consuming content with captions and subtitles in one form or another for decades.
> More recently, I've worked on TTML support on the old Brightcove Player and WebVTT support via vtt.js in Video.js.
> I'm excited to lend a hand in improving captions and get the next version of the spec shipped!
> Best,
> Gary.
> On Mon, Jul 9, 2018 at 5:49 PM Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> as you're probably aware, we've been looking to add more manpower to
> the editing team over the last months.
> I'm now very happy to be able to announce that Gary Katsevman from
> Brighcove has volunteered to hand a helping a hand and co-edit the
> WebVTT spec.
> His goal is to improve rendering for captions and support the
> development of the next version of WebVTT which will include many more
> use cases around timed metadata, audio descriptions and the like.
> We have plenty of issues to address: https://github.com/w3c/webvtt/issues .
> Please make him feel welcome and start digging out your favorite
> issues to bring them back to the discussion.
> Cheers,
> Silvia.

David Singer
Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.
Received on Tuesday, 10 July 2018 10:46:51 UTC

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