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April

Public Key
17 April
パスワードに依存しない認証「WebAuthn」をChrome/Firefox/Edgeが実装開始、W3Cが標準化。Webはパスワードに依存しないより安全で便利なものへ, Junichi NiinoWebAuthn, W3C, password
Info Security
16 April
Interview: Phil Dunkelberger, Nok Nok Labs, Dan Raywood W3C
Trusona
12 April
WEBAUTHN: WHAT IT MEANS FOR THE #NOPASSWORDS REVOLUTION AND WHAT IS STILL TO BE CONSIDERED?, Ori EisenW3C
Journal du Geek
12 April
WebAuthn : le futur du web sans mot de passe se rapproche (The future of the Web without passwords is getting nearer), Gaël WeissW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
Programmable Web
12 April
The W3C's WebAuthn Standard Could Do Away With Website Passwords, Patricio RoblesW3C, HTML, PROV
Tech Beacon
12 April
WebAuthn/CTAP: Final countdown for passwords? Don't count on it., Richi JenningsW3C, Beacon, srcset
El País
12 April
El fin de las contraseñas está aquí: llega WebAuthn (The end of the passwords is here: WebAuthn arrives), José Mendiola ZuriarrainW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
SecurNet.gr
12 April
Τα logins σε ιστοσελίδες θα γίνονται με βιομετρικά στοιχεία (Logins on web pages will be biometric), W3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
Web Kit
11 April
Introducing the Payment Request API for Apple Pay, Andy EstesW3C, srcset, URL
Express
11 April
Google Chrome update could spell the END of passwords, AARON BROWNBeacon, DOM, HTML, Preload, URI, URL
ZDNet
11 April
WebAuthn : standardiser pour mieux authentifier, Louis Adamw3c
Tweakers
11 April
W3C brengt WebAuthn-api voor vervanging van traditionele wachtwoorden dichterbij, Sander van VoorstW3C
Gadgets 360
11 April
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox to Support New Standard for Password-Free Logins , Sumit ChakrabortyW3C, HTML, Jeff Jaffe, srcset, URL
Helpnet Security
11 April
FIDO2: Authenticate easily with phishing-resistant security, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Jeff Jaffe, srcset, Web Authentication Working Group
Digit
11 April
Text-based passwords could soon be replaced with biometric authentication using your smartphone, Swapnil MathurW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, HTML, URL
Thai Tech
11 April
Updates to Chrome, Firefox and Edge mean the end is nigh for online passwords,
The Register
11 April
No password? No worries! Two new standards aim to make logins an API experience, Richard Chirgwin HTTPS, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTTP
01net.com
11 April
Ce nouveau standard va-t-il enfin nous permettre de nous débarrasser des mots de passe ? (Will this new standard finally allow us to get rid of passwords?), Gilbert KallenbornW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
Heise Online
11 April
Mozilla, Google und Microsoft unterstützen WebAuthn und damit Logins ohne Passwörter (Mozilla, Google and Microsoft support WebAuthn and logins without passwords), Daniel BergerW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
RT Online
11 April
معيار ويب جديد لتسجيل الدخول دون كلمة مرور (New Web standard to log on without a password), W3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
Playtech
11 April
Chrome și Firefox te vor face să uiți de parole cu această tehnologie (Chrome and Firefox will make you forget your passwords with this technology), Nicoleta ApostolW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
wnp.pl Portal Gospodarczy
11 April
Hasła do logowania to przeżytek? Chrome i Firefox wchodzą w nowy standard (Login passwords are outdated? Chrome and Firefox are entering a new standard), W3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
TechGear
11 April
Chrome, Firefox και Edge καταργούν τα passwords! Τα logins σε ιστοσελίδες θα γίνονται με βιομετρικά στοιχεία (Chrome, Firefox and Edge remove passwords! Logins on web pages will be biometric), Chris ElpidisW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
World Today
11 April
FIDO 얼라이언스, 웹 표준화 단체 W3C와 FIDO2 공식 출시, W3C, password, WebAuthn
Asahi Shimbun Digital
11 April
W3C、パスワード不要のウェブ認証「Web Authentication」を勧告候補に, W3C, password, WebAuthn
Tech Crunch Japan
11 April
FIDOアライアンスおよびW3C、「パスワード」無用の仕組みを提案, Hiroaki MaedaFIDO, W3C, password, WebAuthn
Tech Republic
11 April
WebAuthn API helps businesses ditch passwords for biometric security, James SandersW3C, Beacon, CSS, SVG, XG
PYMNTS
11 April
FIDO And W3C Launch Password-Free Browser, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Jeff Jaffe, srcset, URL
Tech News World
11 April
Standards Milestone Could Mark Beginning of End for Passwords, John P. Mello Jr.W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Jeff Jaffe, URL, XML
The Guardian
11 April
RIP passwords: new web standard designed to replace login method, Samuel GibbsW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, DOM, HTML, Jeff Jaffe, srcset, URI
The Verge
10 April
Chrome and Firefox will support a new standard for password-free logins, Russell BrandomW3C, srcset, XG
Ars Technica
10 April
Practical passwordless authentication comes a step closer with WebAuthn, Peter BrightW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML
Tech Target
10 April
WebAuthn API gets standards nod from W3C, FIDO Alliance, Peter LoshinW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, HTML, PICS, URL
Tom's Hardware
10 April
Yubico 'Security Key' Launches With Support For New FIDO2 Candidate Protocol, Lucian ArmasuW3C, Beacon, DOM, HTML, RDF, srcset, SVG, URI, XML, XMLHttpRequest
Fortune
10 April
Web Browsers Are Starting to Kill Passwords, DON REISINGER W3C
iClarified
10 April
FIDO Alliance and W3C Announce Milestone in Effort to Eliminate Web Passwords, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, DOM, HTML, HTTP, Jeff Jaffe, srcset, URI, URL, XML, XMLHttpRequest
SD Times
10 April
FIDO Alliance and W3C announce stronger web authentication standard, Jenna SargentW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, HTML, Jeff Jaffe, srcset, URI, Web Authentication Working Group
WCCF Tech
10 April
Get Ready to Ditch Passwords as All Major Browser Makers Announce Support for Biometric and App Logins, Rafia ShaikhW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, DOM, srcset, URI
Kit guru
10 April
An API dedicated to ridding the need for passwords is in the works for Firefox, Chrome and Edge, Damien MasonW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, DCAT, HTML, HTTP, srcset
Tech Radar
10 April
Password-free logins are coming to Chrome, Firefox and Edge, Cat EllisW3C, DOM, srcset, URI, URL, XML, XMLHttpRequest
Tech Spot
10 April
Browsers begin to support new web standard for password-free authentication, Greg SynekHTTPS, W3C, HTTP
MSPower User
10 April
New web standard will support password free login on any website, W3C, srcset, SVG
Windows Central
10 April
New authentication standard may let you ditch passwords across the web, DAN THORP-LANCASTERW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, CSS, DOM, HTML, HTTP, SVG, URI, URL, XML, XMLHttpRequest
Engadget
10 April
Web standard brings password-free sign-ins to virtually any site, Jon FingasW3C
Yahoo
10 April
Web Browsers Are Starting to Kill Passwords, Don ReisingerW3C, ARIA, Beacon, CSS, DOM, HTML, ITS, OWL, PROV, Style, URI, WAI, XG
Yahoo
10 April
Major web browsers will support web-based fingerprint, facial authentication, Kevin ParrishW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, ARIA, Beacon, CSS, DOM, HTML, ITS, OWL, Style, URI, WAI, XG
Clubic
10 April
Les mots de passe seront bientôt « has been » (Passwords, soon to be "has been"), Anton KuninW3C, WebAuthn, Web Authentication
SD Times
6 April
Web Accessibility: The effort at Capital One Bank, Lisa MorganW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, Accessible Rich Internet Applications, ARIA, ATAG, Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines, Beacon, HTML, HTML 5, srcset, URI, WAI, Web Accessibility Initiative, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
Variety
3 April
Mozilla Announces Firefox Reality, a Dedicated Browser for VR and AR Headsets, Janko RoettgersURL, XG
Associastions now
1 April
GOOD COUNSEL: IS YOUR WEBSITE OPEN TO ALL?, JULIA JUDISHW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, ARIA, HTML, srcset, WAI, Web Accessibility Initiative, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

March

GHacks
29 March
How to check if sites use WebRTC, Martin BrinkmannCSS, HTML, HTML5, URL, WebRTC
Imperial Violet
27 March
Security Keys, Adam Langley'W3C, Credential Management, URL
My San Antonio
27 March
Even Internet Entrepreneurs Need to Make Their Businesses Handicap Accessible, Richik SarkarW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, HTML, URL, WAI, Web Accessibility Initiative, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
The History of the Web
26 March
A Short History of WaSP and Why Web Standards Matter, W3C, Tim Berners-Lee, Accessibility, CSS, HTML, srcset
The Next Web
26 March
It’s 2018 and most video conferencing tech is still crap, MATTHEW HUGHESDOM, Preload, srcset, URL, WebRTC
i Programmer
21 March
Firefox To Deprecate Sensor APIs, Mike James W3C, CSS, HTML, Jigsaw, XHTML
Forbes
21 March
The Importance Of Web Accessibility And How Marketers Can Help, Tyler McConvilleW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, HTML, URL, Web Accessibility Initiative
WhaTech
15 March
Web real-time communication market estimated to grow progressively at a CAGR of +42% during forecast period available in new report, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, DOM, HTML, WebRTC
Ars Technica
14 March
The new Firefox lets you stop websites from asking to send you notifications, SAMUEL AXONW3C, HTML
Sky News
12 March
On the 29th birthday of the web, here are its 9 most important developments, Tim Berners-Lee, Accessibility, srcset, URI, URL
Bleeping Computer
12 March
Firefox Gets Privacy Boost By Disabling Proximity and Ambient Light Sensor APIs, Catalin CimpanuW3C, HTML
Bloomberg
9 March
Bitcoin Is Ridiculous. Blockchain Is Dangerous, Paul FordHTML, XML
Tech Target
8 March
What's driving the adoption of WebRTC services today?, Tsahi Levent-LeviBeacon, HTML, URI, URL, WebRTC
No Jitter
7 March
The WebRTC Wave Is Now Unstoppable, Badri RajasekarBeacon, URI, URL, WebRTC
ZD Net
6 March
Data.world: The importance of linking data and people, George Anadiotis Tim Berners Lee, Accessibility, Linked Data, RDF, Semantic Web, SKOS, SPARQL
Telecom Paper
6 March
DVB starts work on standards to deliver TV over internet, W3C, ITS, PLS, WebTV
ZD Net
6 March
Data.world: The importance of linking data and people, George Anadiotis Tim Berners Lee, Accessibility, Linked Data, RDF, Semantic Web, SKOS, SPARQL
Design Modo
5 March
WebFonts Working Group Announces WOFF 2.0 File Format, Doru Ciobanu W3C, CSS, CSS3, HTML, srcset, SVG, URI, WOFF

February

Android Central
27 February
What is an HTML5 app and do I want one?, JERRY HILDENBRANDBeacon, CSS, Document Object Model, DOM, HTML, HTML5, HTTP, SVG, URI, URL, XML, XMLHttpRequest
No Jitter
27 February
WebRTC: Is this Finally the Year?, Irwin LazarBeacon, URI, URL, WebRTC
Coin Desk
26 February
W3C Vets Forego ICO for Government-Friendly Blockchain Launch, Bailey ReutzelW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, srcset, URI, URL
ECommerce
22 February
ADA Compliance ADA Compliance : un site e-commerce accessible à tous, une obligation légale aux Etats-Unis, W3C, Accessibility, accessibilité, DOM, EXI, HTML, PICS, WCAG, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
Programmable Web
21 February
W3C WebAssembly Working Group Publishes Three First Public Working Drafts, Patricio RoblesW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML, HTML5, PROV
Research Information
21 February
Elsevier and Hypothesis to integrate open annotation, W3C, RIF
HospitalityNet
20 February
Hotel ADA Website Compliance – What You Need to Know, W3C, Accessibility, WAI, WCAG, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
Lemonde Informatique
19 February
Quelle feuille de route 2018 pour WebAssembly, Paul KrillW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, DOM, HTML, Style, URI, URL, Web Services
Copyright and Technology
18 February
World Wide Web Consortium Embraces ODRL Rights Language, Bill Rosenblatt W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Encrypted Media Extensions, URL, XML
RIS Media
18 February
Website Compliance With Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Sarah YoungWorld Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, DOM, HTML, URI, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

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— Ranking of W3C in Boston Globe 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.