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Re: We did it!

From: SiPlus <hwguy.siplus@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2014 00:49:52 +0400
Message-ID: <CADBpzgEx-14W-5pg7R=Vi100599PbWCypset9wmWO1BFU64QeQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Agustín Amenabar <baamenabar@gmail.com>
Cc: Marcos Caceres <mcaceres@mozilla.com>, public-respimg@w3.org, "matmarquis. com" <mat@matmarquis.com>
It's fools' day, why do you take my foolish emails seriously lol
On Apr 1, 2014 12:47 AM, "Agustín Amenabar" <baamenabar@gmail.com> wrote:

> I could not be able to build it. My time is better spent making money in
> some other way and supporting the people who know.  What we payed is
> nothing compared to what we will get in return.
>
> Though this conversation looks like classic trolling.  Will not read
> anymore.
>
> Congrats to the team. I hope to find some time to contribute apart from
> pitching in with a few bucks.
>  El mar 31, 2014 5:36 PM, "SiPlus" <hwguy.siplus@gmail.com> escribió:
>
>> Looking forward to a specification update by Google and/or Mozilla!
>> On Apr 1, 2014 12:31 AM, "matmarquis.com" <mat@matmarquis.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On Mar 31, at 4:19 PM, SiPlus wrote:
>>>
>>> Why couldn't these 171 people contribute code? If only one person knows
>>> how to implement a web specification, the specification is either
>>> incomplete or unreadable. I wonder if intentionally, since it's partially
>>> written by an Internet EEExplorer developer.
>>>
>>> Looking forward to your pull request(s)!
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mar 31, 2014 11:16 PM, "matmarquis.com" <mat@matmarquis.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> On Mar 31, at 2:55 PM, SiPlus wrote:
>>>>
>>>> $10000 for an HTML element? Did Russian government launch this
>>>> campaign? Wow, never thought *open-source* could be so corrupt...
>>>>
>>>> Just to clarify: all of the money raised is going to Yoav's full-time
>>>> work on adding the `picture` element to Blink (and hopefully WebKit as
>>>> well, soon). As an independent contractor, this will allow one of the
>>>> people that knows the element best to lead the implementation alongside the
>>>> Blink team. This is effectively the community hiring Yoav so that we can
>>>> see this not only implemented well, but *quickly*.
>>>>
>>>> I'm a little curious about what you mean by "corrupt" where nobody is
>>>> profiting from this but Yoav, who is being paid for services rendered. I
>>>> have this sinking feeling that we're not looking at an especially
>>>> productive conversation here anyway, though.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Mar 31, 2014 10:39 PM, "Marcos Caceres" <mcaceres@mozilla.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>> As most of you know, Yoav and Wilto ran an Indigogo campaign to raise
>>>>> money so Yoav can implement <picture> in Blink:
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/picture-element-implementation-in-blink
>>>>>
>>>>> Today, they reached the goal of US$10,000! What's more amazing is how
>>>>> quickly they got there - only took about a week! 171 amazing people
>>>>> contributed.
>>>>>
>>>>> If you haven't contributed to the campaign, it's not too late! There
>>>>> are some great perks available, including an awesome "RICG" t-shirt design
>>>>> by the amazing Geri Coady. Check it out here:
>>>>>
>>>>> http://tinyurl.com/ricg-shirt
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks again to everyone who contributed! You've made the web just
>>>>> that little bit more awesome :)
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
Received on Monday, 31 March 2014 20:50:20 UTC

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