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[whatwg] Dealing with UI redress vulnerabilities inherent to the current web

From: Kristof Zelechovski <giecrilj@stegny.2a.pl>
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2008 23:15:38 +0200
Message-ID: <A3FB13C5530042E0B565F65944C79D4A@POCZTOWIEC>
If a user in America watches a media stream hosted in America but embedded
on a blog page hosted in Europe, the media stream would have to cross the
ocean twice.  This is not a trifle.
Chris

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[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Elliotte Rusty Harold
Sent: Friday, September 26, 2008 11:10 PM
Cc: whatwg at lists.whatwg.org
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Dealing with UI redress vulnerabilities inherent to
the current web

Ozob the Great wrote:

> The bandwidth cost of hosting video makes this option unworkable for 
> some blogs.

And yet someone's hosting that bandwidth today. This need not involve 
any net increase in bandwidth. It would just involve a rejiggering of 
hosting models.

-- 
Elliotte Rusty Harold
elharo at metalab.unc.edu
Received on Friday, 26 September 2008 14:15:38 UTC

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