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Re: some references on user need assessment

From: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2000 09:43:09 -0800 (PST)
Message-Id: <200001241743.JAA20710@netcom.com>
To: charles@w3.org, jay@peepo.com, phoenixl@netcom.com
Cc: nir@nirdagan.com, w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Hi, Jonathan

I'm sorry.  You're right.  The tone of my response was too flip.
I'll try to be more careful in the future.


> Scott, I find your tone both patronising and unpleasant.
> It maybe that blind and sighted people conferring over pages is a minor
> issue.
> My clients have learning or cognitive disabilities.
> They almost always require some kind of advice.
> The opportunity the web offers already to provide precis or summaries is
> woderful. However we need to bear in mind that should different versions of
> the same text be offered they remain so.
> jay@peepo.com
> Jonathan Chetwynd
> Special needs teacher / web accessibility consultant
> education and outreach working group member, web accessibility initiative,
> W3C
Received on Monday, 24 January 2000 12:44:45 UTC

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