The EFF warned that this would happen, and the W3C laughed them off. I'm still grumbling about EME.
@smoLscrEmS From what I can tell there's a tiny bit of animosity, hence WHATWG. But I do get that feeling.
@alcinnz These businesses are just trying to recreate pay-per-view on the internet. They have no interest in enabling progress.
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