localizing dates (was Language Maps [was RE: [uf-discuss]
Microformats vs XML])
Tantek Ç elik
tantek at cs.stanford.edu
Wed May 3 09:24:49 PDT 2006
On 5/2/06 1:18 AM, "Kevin Marks" <kmarks at technorati.com> wrote:
> the abbr date-pattern to replace dates with user-local ones in the
> content, while retaining the machine-friendly ones in the abbr.
Localizing dates is a different problem than the properties in microformats.
The dates are content.
There are proposals for new CSS properties to essentially do this (alter the
presentation of datetime information based upon the natural language, or
exactly as you say would be interesting.
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