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Re: Written Direct Testimony of Chris Hofstader in MS case

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2002 18:02:27 -0400
To: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>, Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Cc: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-id: <01c201c1e724$bc482c50$19e03244@DAVIDPOEHLMAN>
the testimony is now available.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Nick Kew" <nick@webthing.com>
To: "Joe Clark" <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Cc: "WAI-IG" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, April 18, 2002 5:55 PM
Subject: Re: Written Direct Testimony of Chris Hofstader in MS case



On Thu, 18 Apr 2002, Joe Clark wrote:

> Chris Hofstader of Freedom Scientific testifies for Microsoft:
>
>
<http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/trial/mswitness/2002/hofstader.asp>

Oh dear.  Windows 2000, Windows XP.

Even if you discount the cost of either of those, just the cost of
hardware capable of running them is going to be a serious barrier
to accessibility for the many blind people who are not all that rich -
and that's before we start on the nightmare of dealing with the
"viruses".

As for the words "freedom" and "scientific"?   Ouch!  Smacks of
"Peoples Democratic Republic" and such usages.

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Nick Kew
Received on Thursday, 18 April 2002 18:03:02 GMT

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