Please God let everyone answer that the new video player is important. So funny to hear Jeff blow up Flash's spot when the site still uses it. Must be frustrating for him and the crew, hopefully it makes the docket for things to do soon.
You can just select HTML5 in the current the player, you know.
My priority would be moving beyond 720p. I know Jeff has said this is expensive, but if we're compiling a wish list it should be there.
I voted for the new video player for sure. I know there's obstacles to overcome there that are still outside their influence (especially when it comes to Flash, but even if you choose HTML5 the player can suffer), but anything that could be done to help keep framerates for videos high would be great.
The tone-deafness of EA when they make showings at E3 continues to be a thing that makes me hate video games, but the fact that it is pretty much the first shot out of the gate for E3 is really making it sting this year.
I had already made some thoughts earlier and elsewhere, but I'll leave them here as well, to maybe add to the conversation as to why he felt important to me and maybe others, or at least as much as someone can leave behind even if you've never met them before in person:
With all his different personas and his re-inventions, the many faces of Bowie gave some of us the inspired confidence and permission to be whoever we wanted to be, and ultimately to just be ourselves - no matter how weird or different we are.
This is Major Tom to Ground Control.
I'm stepping through the door, and I'm floating in a most peculiar way, and the stars look very different today.
For here, am I sitting in a tin can, far above the world.
Planet Earth is blue, and there's nothing I can do.