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[whatwg] Autoplaying media elements not in a document

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2010 15:14:22 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTin2XgDU8fPkPvzwLt1Vm=Qt=o44SJr5dhvHYFhQ@mail.gmail.com>
On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 5:12 PM, David Singer <singer at apple.com> wrote:
> OK, you are right. ?If a script wants to annoy me, it can. ?And boy, do some
> web designers not know how annoying that can be :-(

I think browsers will have to develop APIs, both for AT users and
non-AT-users which allow things like indicating which window is
playing audio, as well as tell it to mute (without allowing the page
to unmute) a given window or website.

/ Jonas
Received on Friday, 22 October 2010 15:14:22 UTC

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