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Re: Prioritisation

From: Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Aug 2015 13:53:37 +0000
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
CC: Bill Kasdorf <bkasdorf@apexcovantage.com>, Dave Cramer <dauwhe@gmail.com>, W3C Digital Publishing Discussion list <public-digipub@w3.org>
Message-ID: <D5DF4905-AACF-4499-9434-BB8A8435AAC0@adobe.com>
The problem - IMO - with books, news and mag - is that it limits the uses of the technology for a specific set of use cases.  Publication(s) is a much more generic term that can be used to describe a wider set of uses.

Leonard




On 8/5/15, 9:50 AM, "Håkon Wium Lie" <howcome@opera.com> wrote:

>Ivan Herman wrote:
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> > P.S. I was musing about the term WEPUB for "Web Publication", but that is just the idea under the shower...
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>My shower idea was "webooks":
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>  http://www.wiumlie.no/2013/talks/02-11-w3c-ebook.html

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>How would it be pronouced? We-books? (which would add another meaning) Web-ooks (sound spooky)
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>When publishing the code examples, the term was changed to "newsmag".
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>  http://people.opera.com/howcome/2013/02-reader/

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>Cheers,
>
>-h&kon
>              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
>howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome

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