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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.

April

Center for Democracy and Technology
22 April
Encrypting Government Websites, Joseph Lorenzo HallW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTTP
Streaming Media.com
22 April
YouTube's 'HTML5 First, Flash Second' Position Is Marketing Hype, Robert Reinhardt W3C, HTML, HTML5, WebRTC, EME
NACS Online
21 April
WHAT DOES THE FUTURE OF E-COMMERCE LOOK LIKE?, Payments, W3C
IP&TVNews
21 April
Kaltura unveils new HTML5 web app for Amazon Fire TV, Thomas Campbell HTML5, HTML
Banque.net
21 April
W3C travaille sur une normalisation des paiements web (W3C is working on the standardisation of web payments), W3C, Ian Jacobs, Web Payments
World TV PC
18 April
Microsoft’s New Spartan Browser Will Not Enable ‘Do Not Track’ By Default, TinayaDo No Track, W3C, Tracking Preference Expression
PaymentsSource
17 April
Mobile, Web Payment Standards to Stem from Industry Collaboration [subscription], Bailey ReutzelIan Jacobs, Web payments activity, W3C, Tim Berners-Lee
Banque en ligne
15 April
Sites et applications de banques pour les déficients visuels et les handicapés moteurs (Sites and banking applications for the visually impaired and physically disabled), Joachim HachemW3C, Web Content Accessibility Guideline
CNET
14 April
Want fancy Firefox features? Secure your website, Stephen ShanklandW3C, Technical Architecture Group, HTTP
HTML5 Doctor
14 April
On HTML belts and ARIA braces (The Default Implicit ARIA semantics they didn’t want you to know about), Steve FaulknerHTML5, ARIA, accessibility, W3C
Business Wire
10 April
Research and Markets: WebRTC in Customer Service: Opportunities and Challenges 2015 , W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, WebRTC
Advertising Age
10 April
Debunked: Five Excuses for Dismissing Do Not Track, Jason KintDo No Track, W3C, Tracking Preference Expression
Lexology
9 April
Overdue accessibility compliance reports , Cathy ChandlerWorld Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, WCAG, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
ZDNet
9 April
Is Microsoft backtracking on tracking?, Mary BranscombeP3P (Platform for Privacy Preferences Project), Do Not Track, W3C
Blogo-numericus
8 April
Faire converger le web et le livre numérique, tout un programme ! (Converging Web and digital book, the name says it all), Marin DacosIvan Herman, W3C, Digital Publishing Interest Group
Hipertextual
7 April
9 sitios web interactivos que demuestran el grandioso poder de HTML5, Gabriela GonzálezHTML5, HTML
AdWeek
7 April
Big Viking Games CEO Details the Pros and Cons of HTML5, Brandy ShaulHTML5, HTML
com! professional
7 April
Internet Explorer und Spartan lassen tranken (Internet Explorer and Spartan leave tracking), Robert SchanzeW3C, Do Not Track
Ειδήσεις από την Ελλάδα και τον Κόσμο | MSN Ειδήσεις (News from Greece and the World | MSN News)
7 April
Ο Spartan δεν θα έχει ενεργοποιημένη τη ρύθμιση Do Not Track (The Spartan will not have enabled setting Do Not Track), Nikos KaimakamisDo No Track
GNT
7 April
Spartan et Internet Explorer : Microsoft recule sur l'anti-pistage (Spartan and Internet Explorer: Microsoft moves back on anti-tracking), Jérôme GarayDo Not Track, HTTP, W3C
ITespresso.fr
7 April
Microsoft rétropédale sur le Do Not Track (Microsoft backpedaling on Do Not Track), Clément Bohic Do Not Track, HTTP, W3C
Next INpact
7 April
Internet Explorer et Spartan n'activeront plus le DNT par défaut (Internet Explorer and Spartan will not activate the default DNT), Vincent HermannW3C, Do Not Track, Tracking Preference Expression
IT Pro
7 April
Microsoft turns off DNT in IE and Spartan by default, Clare HoppingW3C, Do Not Track, Tracking Preference Expression
lifehacker
7 April
Learn HTML5 from the W3C with This Free Course, Melanie PinolaHTML5, W3C, CSS, W3Cx
Phys.org
6 April
Do Not Track will be off default state in IE, Spartan, Nancy OwanoDo No Track, W3C, Tracking Preference Expression
Developpez.com
6 April
Do Not Track ne sera plus activé par défaut dans les navigateurs Microsoft (Do Not Track will not be enabled by default in Microsoft browsers), Romaric HinaultDo Not Track, HTTP, W3C
MacG.co
6 April
Plus de Do Not Track par défaut pour les navigateurs de Microsoft (No More Do Not Track by default for Microsoft browsers), Mickaël BazogeDo No Track, W3C
NetworkWorld
6 April
Microsoft flip-flop: Do Not Track to be off by default, Ms. SmithDo No Track, W3C, Tracking Preference Expression
India News Hub
4 April
Microsoft to stop enabling 'Do Not Track' on its future browsers by default, https://in.newshub.org/Do No Track, W3C
Sci-Tech Today
4 April
Microsoft Drops 'Do Not Track' Default in Browser , Jennifer LeClaireDo No Track, W3C
Tech Times
4 April
Microsoft Wants To Track You Again: Do Not Track No Longer Default In Future Web Browsers, Quintan PlummerDo No Track, W3C, Tracking Preference Expression
TechRadar Pro
4 April
Microsoft claims disabling Do Not Track will protect your browsing privacy, Chuong NguyenDo No Track, W3C
The Register
3 April
Microsoft drops Do Not Track default from Internet Explorer, Neil McAllisterW3C, Do Not Track
Microsoft on the issues Blog
3 April
An update on Microsoft’s approach to Do Not Track, Brendon LynchDo No Track, W3C
TechCrunch
3 April
Microsoft Disables “Do Not Track” As The Default Setting In Internet Explorer, Frederic LardinoisDo No Track, W3C
Department of Justice | Office of Public Affairs
2 April
Justice Department Reaches Settlement with edX Inc., Provider of Massive Open Online Courses, to Make its Website, Online Platform and Mobile Applications Accessible Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Accessibility, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0
PRNewswire
2 April
EdX Commits to Accessibility for Individuals with Disabilities, Accessibility, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, WCAG, W3C, WAI
Information Today, Inc.
2 April
W3C Will Provide MOOCs via edX, W3C, W3Cx, HTML5, Jeff Jaffe
Excite Japan
1 April
W3CがedXと連携し、HTML5のトレーニングコースをオンラインで開講 (W3C Launches First HTML5 Course in new partnership with edX), W3C, edX, HTML5

March

Alliancy le mag
31 March
Le W3C crée un cours HTML5 en partenariat avec edX (W3C creates HTML5 course in partnership with edX), Charlie PerreauW3C, HTML5, W3Cx, W3DevCampus
edX Blog
31 March
W3C Joins edX and Launches HTML5 MOOC, Rachel LapalW3C, HTML5, W3Cx, Tim Berners-Lee, Jeff Jaffe
WebTimeMedias
31 March
Sophia : le W3C lance son premier MOOC sur HTML5 (Sophia : le W3C lance son premier MOOC sur HTML5), Jean-Pierre LargilletW3C, HTML5, W3Cx, Jeff Jaffe, Marie-Claire Forgue, W3DevCampus
Heise online
27 March
Touch vs. Pointer: Googles Schlingerkurs bei Mobil-API (Touch vs. Pointer: Google's lurching in mobile API), Volker BrieglebPointer Events, W3C, Touch Events
Engadget
26 March
Google will fix Chrome's scrolling with Microsoft's help, Aaron SouppourisPointer Events, W3C
Heise online
26 March
Chromium soll Pointer Events unterstützen (hromium is to support Pointer Events), Henning BehmePointer Events, W3C, Touch Events
CNET
26 March
Microsoft nabs a Web win, in a tiff over touchscreens and mice, Stephen ShanklandPointer Events, Touch Events, Dominique Hazaël-Massieux, W3C
GNT
26 March
Rétropédalage : Chrome adopte une technologie d'IE, Jérôme GarayW3C, Pointer Events, Touch Events
The Register
26 March
Google promises Pointer Events support, with or without Apple, Tim AndersonPointer Events, W3C, Touch Events
ZDNet
26 March
Google is back on board with Pointer Events, but what about Apple?, Mary BranscombePointer Events, W3C, Touch Events
Quirksmode
25 March
Tired of Safari, Peter-Paul KochPointer Events, W3C, Touch Events
Ars Technica
25 March
Chromium team reverses course, will adopt IE’s merged mouse, touch APIs, Sean GallagherW3C, Pointer Events
Heise online
23 March
Lizenzfreier Videocodec Daala geht ins WebRTC-Rennen (Royalty free video codec Daala goes to WebRTC race), Volker ZotaWebRTC, W3C, HTML
Huff Post Tech
23 March
Digital Citizenship First: White House Endorses 'HTTPS-everything', Andrea StroppaHTTPS, W3C
Phys.org
23 March
Cooperative software framework helps tame "too big" data, Resource Description Framework (RDF), Semantic Web, W3C, SPARQL
PYMNTS.com
19 March
The Innovators Of Innovation, Tim Berners-Lee, W3C, HTTP, HTML, standard payments API
Heise online
19 March
CeBIT-Messerundgang: Videokonferenzen enface so per Browser (CeBIT tour: video conferencing easy as using a browser), Dusan ZivadinovicWebRTC, W3C
CNET
15 March
Can the mobile Web win back developers from iOS, Android?, Stephen ShanklandDominique Hazaël-Massieux, W3C, WebRTC, Pointer Events
JDN
13 March
Dailymotion lance un nouveau player vidéo (Dailymotion Launches New Video player), HTML5
Be Geek
13 March
Dailymotion : changement de peau et nouveau player HTML5 en bêta (Dailymotion: skin change and new beta HTML5 player), Antoine RocheHTML5
The Washington Post
11 March
What Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the Web, has to say about Internet harassment, Abby OhlheiserTim Berners-Lee
The New York Times
11 March
Getting the Whole World Online, W3C
The Register
10 March
One does not simply ask the inventor of the WWW what he thinks about memes, Kieren McCarthyTim Berners-Lee, W3C, security, privacy
JDN
2 March
Pointer Events standardisé par le W3C, mais refusé par Apple et Google , Antoine Crochet-DamaisW3C, Pointer Events, Touch Events
I Programmer
2 March
Apple And Google Break W3C Standards , Ian ElliotW3C, Pointer Events, Touch Events

February

TechCrunch
28 February
The WebRTC Race Begins Today, Chip WilcoxWebRTC, W3C
Developpez.com
27 February
Pointer Events initié par Microsoft devient une recommandation du W3C, Olivier FamienW3C, Pointer Events, Touch Events

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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.