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Re: Flickr and alt

From: David Poehlman <david.poehlman@handsontechnologeyes.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2008 11:24:50 -0400
Message-ID: <338FB60D7B1042148007F4AAE47F410F@HANDS>
To: "Philip TAYLOR \(Ret'd\)" <P.Taylor@rhul.ac.uk>, "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "James Graham" <jg307@cam.ac.uk>, "Steven Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>, "W3C WAI-XTECH" <wai-xtech@w3.org>, <public-html@w3.org>

so the next time you go to flickr, turn off images.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>
To: "David Poehlman" <david.poehlman@handsontechnologeyes.com>; "Philip 
TAYLOR (Ret'd)" <P.Taylor@rhul.ac.uk>
Cc: "James Graham" <jg307@cam.ac.uk>; "Steven Faulkner" 
<faulkner.steve@gmail.com>; "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>; "W3C WAI-XTECH" 
<wai-xtech@w3.org>; <public-html@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, August 18, 2008 9:41 AM
Subject: Re: Flickr and alt

On Mon, 18 Aug 2008 15:37:37 +0200, David Poehlman
<david.poehlman@handsontechnologeyes.com> wrote:
> adding provisions for access to many many public facilities was not easy
> to meet either, but it became law and everyone benefits except those who
> didn't want the disabled in.

Making public facilities accessible is quite a different thing from making
every single photo somebody puts on the Web accessible. And they are by
far not equivalent in importance.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 18 August 2008 15:27:01 UTC

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