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[whatwg] Disclosure: Change of employer

From: Rimantas Liubertas <rimantas@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Oct 2005 13:55:44 +0300
Message-ID: <5ccfb3340510040355n256535b3q@mail.gmail.com>
2005/10/4, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch>:
> Hi,
> As some of you may know, today I started work at Google. I will be working
> full time on standards work, including a significant portion of my time
> being spent on the WHATWG specifications.

Congrats, and slightly off-topic - can you, please, push google to
make at least their first page valid?
Whenever I advocate web standards there are inevitably people looking
what big names are doing.
When I throw my ace "look, microsoft.com and search.msn.com are valid
now!" they counter with "Ha! Take a look at google.com"...

Sure, validation is only a tool, but it would be great to cut the
nobody-cares-about-web-standards style of reasoning. "nobody" used to
mean microsoft ("web standards are irrelevant as long as M$ ignores
them", now it appears to be google.

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