W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-html@w3.org > September 2009

Re: Complexity of HTML5 (was Re: The Complexity Argument)

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2009 20:10:49 +0000 (UTC)
To: Steven Rowat <steven_rowat@sunshine.net>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0909202010260.5185@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Sun, 20 Sep 2009, Steven Rowat wrote:
> The issue of how to sell content produced by individuals remains 
> unsolved in HTML5, as you have stated. What I am attempting to say is 
> that this is not a minor issue and it is unsolved for over two decades 
> now. Meanwhile monetization of the web will proceed; is proceeding; but 
> not for individuals; only for those with deep pockets.

Do you have a proposal for solving this? I don't have any idea how to even 
begin tackling this problem.

Ian Hickson               U+1047E                )\._.,--....,'``.    fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
Received on Sunday, 20 September 2009 20:04:47 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Thursday, 29 October 2015 10:15:51 UTC