Re: user of media fragments

Hi Silvia,

> Just wanted to point out that YouTube is actually converting mentions
> of time offsets in comments to URLs to time offsets inside the video,
> see e.g. in the comments.
> I think that's a pretty cool use case for media fragments!

Yes ... and Dailymotion is doing that since ages :-)
Anytime that, within a comment, there is a string that looks like a 
timestamps (e.g. 34" or 3'45, etc.), it is automatically converted into 
an hyperlink that seeks to the timecode.


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Received on Tuesday, 30 March 2010 19:04:56 UTC