W3C in the Press

Below are recent articles about W3C in the international press. Please send articles you would like us to consider to w3t-pr@w3.org, with "[Article]" in the Subject line. We reserve the right to choose which articles we include.


Coin Desk
18 July
ISITC Europe Proposes 10 Blockchain Standards Benchmarks, Michael del CastilloW3C, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, srcset, URI
American Banker
15 July
Why Standards Would Aid Blockchain's Adoption, Bailey ReutzelTim Berners-Lee, W3C, Jeff Jaffe, Web Payments, authentication, security
9 July
Reflecting on the W3C Web Payments WG, Adrian Hope-BailieW3C, HTTP, PROV
Bitcoin Magazine
8 July
The W3C and MIT Media Lab Host First ‘Blockchain and the Web’ Workshop, Giulio PriscoW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, URI
Media Post
8 July
Google's HTML5 Push Creates Shortage Of Agency, Brand Experts, Laurie SullivanBeacon, HTML, HTML5
Waters Technology
7 July
Web Components Play Vital Role in Growth of Browser Development, Dan DeFrancescoW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, ARIA, PNG, Web Components
7 July
HTML5 Could Make Gaming More Accessible for People With Disabilities, Accessibility, HTML, HTML5, URL
Coin Desk
5 July
At W3C Event, Industry Seeks to Weave Blockchains into New Web, Bailey ReutzelW3C, HTML, srcset, URI
4 July
Peut-on penser la sécurité des objets connectés dès leur conception ?, Stéphanie Chaptal W3C, ITS, URL
Security, Privacy & Tech Inquiries
1 July
Privacy of W3C Vibration API, Lukasz OlejnikW3C, Vibration API


Computer Business Review
30 June
What is CSS?, Joao LimaW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS, HTML, PNG, Style, Validator, XML
30 June
Highlights from the W3C blockchain workshop at MIT, Peter B. NicholW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS, HTML, PICS, Style, URI, URL
29 June
Passport name out, Hello anchors Windows 10 MFA platform, John Fontana W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, URL
29 June
MIT hosts the W3C blockchain interoperability workshop, Peter B. NicholW3C, HTML, PICS, URI, URL
The Register
22 June
Google enlists Microsoft VoIP partner to unseat Office 365+Skype, Gavin ClarkeW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, srcset, WebRTC
Busines Wire
21 June
E*TRADE Announces Accessibility Initiative, W3C, Accessibility, CSS, HTML, URI, WAI, Web Accessibility Initiative, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
20 June
Le W3C veut sécuriser le web en authentifiant les utilisateurs En savoir plus sur http://www.silicon.fr/le-w3c-veut-securiser-le-web-en-authentifiant-les-utilisateurs-150784.html#OBA2bbQHhCgwtye0.99, Christophe LaganeW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS, HTML, HTTP, srcset
17 June
Standards group aims to put crypto controls into browsers to secure Web apps, John FontanaW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, URL, Web Services
Publisher's Weekly
17 June
Why All Publishers Should Join the World Wide Web Consortium, Brian F. O’LearyW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, PNG, URI
Dispatch Weekly
16 June
More products blessed with ‘FIDO Certified’ mark, Ravi MandaliaW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, srcset
Meme Burn
14 June
HTML5 has changed the internet but the world’s now ready for HTML6, Jatin ChannaW3C, CSS, Geolocation API, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, srcset, Style, XHTML, XHTML 2, XML
Internet Watch
13 June
W3Cアジア地区ホスト誕生から20年、慶應大・村井純教授らが「ウェブの将来」を討論, 森田 秀W3C, CSS, Digital Publishing Interest Group, DPUB, HTML, HTML 5
Bitcoin Magazine
10 June
Decentralized Web Initiative Aims to Reinvent Web With Peer-To-Peer And Blockchain Technology, Giulio PriscoW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, URI
Biometric Update
9 June
W3C releases working draft of web authentication specification, Rawlson KingW3C, Web Authentication Working Group
New York Times
7 June
The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It, QUENTIN HARDYTim Berners-Lee, URI
6 June
3 questions à … Jean-François Abramatic, David FayonW3C, Accessibility, CSS, DOM, HTML, Web Accessibility Initiative, XML
Find Biometrics
6 June
W3C Invites Comment on First Draft of Web Authentication Specification, Alex PeralaW3C, srcset, URL, Web Authentication Working Group, XML
2 June
The Truth Behind Google’s Decision to Kill Adobe Flash Player, HTML, HTML5, srcset, Style, URI, URL
Computer World
2 June
The IoT past, present and future, Nicholas D. EvansWorld Wide Web Consortium, HTML, PICS, URI, URL
Mozilla Blog
2 June
WebVR API Transitions to W3C Incubation, Chris Van WiemeerschW3C, DOM, Fullscreen, HTML
Go Glasses
2 June
Le WebVR API effectue doucement sa transition vers le W3C Standard, Milan BoisgardW3C, CSS, CSS3, HTML, HTML5, srcset
Information Today
2 June
W3C Gets New U.K. and Ireland Office, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium
2 June
China will decide the shape of the IoT, says chip designer ARM, John LeonardW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, ARIA
Programmable Web
2 June
Microsoft Edge to Support W3C's Speech Synthesis APIs, Eric CarterW3C, Beacon, PROV, SSML


31 May
An optimistic view, Tzviya SiegmanW3C, CSS, Digital Publishing Interest Group, DPUB, HTML, HTML 5
Cult of Mac
31 May
Harvard and MIT teamed up for this open-source online education platform, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS, HTML, HTML5, srcset
Eureka Alert
31 May
World Wide Web Consortium selects Web Science Institute to host UK and Ireland Office, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium
Bloomberg BNA
27 May
The Economist
26 May
Can the open web survive?, W3C, Tim Berners-Lee, Tim Berners Lee, URL
Information Today
26 May
W3C Releases Drafts Concerning Data Sharing on the Web, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Data on the Web Best Practices, Data on the Web Best Practices Working Group, Data Quality Vocabulary, Dataset Usage Vocabulary, MathML
25 May
ISO May Propose Certified Standards for Blockchains and Distributed Ledgers, Brian CohenW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, DOM, URI, URL, XG

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Cover of Boston Globe magazine on MIT 150

— Ranking of W3C in Boston Global list of 150 important achievements associated with MIT. MIT is one of the organizations that "hosts" W3C; the others are ERCIM, Keio University, and Beihang University.