[rfc-i] open issues: small and mobile screens

Tim Bray tbray at textuality.com
Thu May 31 11:56:24 PDT 2012

On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 11:33 AM, Joe Touch <touch at isi.edu> wrote:
> Cellphones are not currently practical for reading books or paper-length
> output from other sources.

Joe, that’s simply not true.

My my current phone is 720 x 1280 and I use it to read The Economist
every week, Kindle books when I don’t have my tab, and a huge variety
of large-size HTML publications.

I suggest that at this point we can safely discount the line of
argument that we shouldn’t want to, or can’t, consume IETF working and
final documents, using small screens.  -T

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