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Re: New TR design in 2017?

From: Philippe Le Hégaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:44:41 -0500
To: Tobie Langel <tobie@codespeaks.com>, spec-prod@w3.org
Cc: Antonio Olmo Titos <antonio@w3.org>, fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net
Message-ID: <1a84b190-5128-df5a-8330-a6183c4c7729@w3.org>
On 11/22/2016 11:28 AM, Tobie Langel wrote:
>> Lastly, as strangely as it might sound, I'm far from convinced the W3C
>> team is the best at Web design (starting with myself :). I'd rather give
>> a chance to someone who is better at it.
>
> Glad to see you have a lot of exciting and useful work lined-up for the
> upcoming year.
>
> I've enjoyed seeing you push more stuff in the open and applaud that
> effort. I'm by no means suggesting the community shouldn't be able to
> participate if it's able and wants to, but community help shouldn't
> become a cop-out.
>
> I'd really like to see W3C take UX more seriously. Especially in areas
> which are critical such as specifications.

Fair point, especially given our lack of UX expertise. Hiring a good 
design/UX isn't high on the list (security/privacy is higher at the 
moment) but something we should keep in mind for sure. Keep pushing in 
the meantime.

Thank you Tobie,

Philippe
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