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Re: Google Wants to Kill the URL

From: Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Sep 2018 10:43:33 -0700
Message-ID: <CANr5HFVUrw2LGCuAOvLo223ZxFhqMt7J8xOCwrsKpk+rZHGiSQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Appelquist <dan@torgo.com>
Cc: "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>
What Dan said. I'd also like to add that the headline doesn't represent
either the content of the article or the intent of the team.

On Wed, Sep 5, 2018 at 10:27 AM Daniel Appelquist <dan@torgo.com> wrote:

> Ever since there has been a URL people have been proclaiming its imminent
> demise. However, from what I can tell, the article is about how the URL is
> surfaced in a specific browser UI. This feels out of scope for the TAG.
>
> Dan
>
> On Wed, 5 Sep 2018 at 17:55 Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Bit of a click-baity title, but this article, which is about the URL in
>> the browser, may be of interest to the TAG
>>
>> https://www.wired.com/story/google-wants-to-kill-the-url/
>>
>> I posted this here because there was a request from Adrienne Porter Felt
>> (chrome) for feedback
>>
>> https://twitter.com/__apf__/status/1037057268510912512
>>
>> "If you're an academic researcher doing work in this space, I would LOVE
>> to hear from you!"
>>
>>
Received on Wednesday, 5 September 2018 17:44:32 UTC

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