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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.

November

XDA Developers
6 November
Google Launches Resonance Audio SDK for Immersive Virtual Reality Positional Audio, Steven ZimmermanW3C, CSS, DOM, HTML, URI, URL, Web Audio API, XML, XMLHttpRequest
International Business Times
6 November
Why Thomson Reuters' introduction of enterprise graph analytics to its global customers is a big deal for big data, Sean MartinSemantic Web, RDF, Tim Berners-Lee
Programmable Web
3 November
W3C Designates WebRTC 1.0 Feature Complete, Eric CarterW3C, HTML, PROV, URL, WebRTC
PhysOrg
2 November
Smart autopilot promises to keep flying safe, Helen Massy-BeresfordSemantic Web, WebVR
SD Times
2 November
W3C: WebRTC 1.0 is now feature complete, Christina CardozaW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, HTML, srcset, URI, URL, WebRTC
PR Week
1 November
How PR firms need to navigate compliance under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Michael LaskyAccessibility

October

HTML Goodies
31 October
Defining the Grid with CSS, Nathan SegalCSS, CSS3, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, URI
Transportation Today
30 October
DOT enters into agreements to increase accessible airport kiosks, mobile websites for individuals with disabilities, ALEX MURTHAWorld Wide Web Consortium, Mobile Web Best Practices
Network World
30 October
Internet of things definitions: A handy guide to essential IoT terms, Jon GoldWorld Wide Web Consortium, JSON-LD, Linked Data, URI, URL
InfoQ
28 October
Golden Carrots: Digital Transformation with Payments APIs, Mark Pesce HTML, HTML5, Jigsaw, Preload, URL
New Hampshire Business Review
27 October
Is your website ADA-compliant?, CHRISTOPHER G. BOND World Wide Web Consortium, WAI, WCAG, WCAG 2.0
Finextra
27 October
EDM Council bids to advance standard to harmonise finacial data, W3C, HTML, OWL, Semantic Web, SKOS
TV Technology
26 October
SMPTE 2017: Sessions Examine Practical Side of UHD, Phil KurzW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, ARIA, CSS, DOM, EXI, PLS, PNG, Style, TTML, TTML2, URL, Web Services, XG, XML, XSL
InfoQ
24 October
Microsoft, Google, and Mozilla Team Up for Web Documentation, David Iffland W3C, HTML, HTML5, URL, Web Platform Docs
LeapRate
23 October
Thomson Reuters launches Knowledge Graph Feed, VALENTINA KIRILOVARDF, Semantic Web
Generation NT
20 October
Mozilla Developer Network : Google, Microsoft, Samsung et le W3C font pot commun, Jérôme G.W3C, DOM
HTML Goodies
19 October
MDN Web Docs to Become Single Source for Cross-Browser Development Documentation, W3C, CSS, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, URI
SD Times
19 October
Mozilla leads project to consolidate web development documentation across browsers, Ian C. SchaferW3C, Beacon, HTML, URI, URL
Bleeping Computer
19 October
Browser Makers Agree to Move Web Documentation to Mozilla's Portal, Catalin CimpanuW3C, CSS, HTML, HTML5
ZD Net
19 October
Developers rejoice: Microsoft, Google, Mozilla are putting all their web API docs in one place, Liam Tung W3C, CSS, HTML
Coin Desk
19 October
Blockchain of the Vanities? Sibos, Swell and Stellar Troll in Toronto, Bailey ReutzelTim Berners-Lee, HTML, srcset, URI, URL
Venture Beat
18 October
Mozilla to document cross-browser web dev standards with Google, Microsoft, Samsung, and W3C, PAUL SAWERSW3C, Beacon, CSS, HTML
Neowin
18 October
Tech companies come together on web documentation, Paul HillW3C, CSS, HTML
MS Poweruser
18 October
Microsoft to redirect over 7,700 MSDN pages to Mozilla’s MDN web docs library, Pradeep ViswavW3C, HTML, srcset, SVG
The Register
18 October
Microsoft concedes to Mozilla: Redmond will point web API docs at Moz Dev Network, Thomas ClaburnW3C, CSS, HTML, srcset
Banking Tech
18 October
Sibos 2017: web’s future “in the balance”, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, DOM, longdesc, Open Data
Finextra
17 October
Sibos 2017: Tim Berners-Lee pitches W3C payments APIs, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML
Coin Desk
17 October
Web Creator Tim Berners-Lee: Blockchain Builders Should Beware Misuse, Bailey ReutzelW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, srcset, URI, URL
Blockchain News
16 October
Hyperledger Knits New Project – Hyperledger Quilt, Richard KasteleinWorld Wide Web Consortium, CSS, PNG, srcset, URI, URL
NT Blog
9 October
Mozilla veut créer une documentation avec Microsoft, Google, Samsung et W3C, YOHANN POIRONW3C, CSS, HTML, srcset
01net
9 October
Il sera bientôt plus simple de payer en ligne avec votre mobile... mais gare à vos données !, Pierre FONTAINEW3C, DOM, HTML, URI, URL, WAI
CSO
9 October
Biometrics and blockchains: Why identity matters [part 2], John CallahanW3C, URI, URL
Bleeping Computer
6 October
Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar to How They Save Passwords, Catalin CimpanuHTTPS, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML, HTTP
The Register
6 October
Another W3C API exposing users to browser snitching, Richard Chirgwin W3C, srcset
Bleeping Computer
6 October
Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar to How They Save Passwords, Catalin CimpanuHTTPS, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML, HTTP
https://www.moodlenews.com
6 October
The EME Debacle: A Moodler’s Perspective. Open Source News Roundup, W3C, Beacon, URI, URL, WebRTC
No Jitter
6 October
WebRTC Applied, Gary AudinW3C, Beacon, URI, URL, WebRTC
CMS Wire
4 October
Improve User Experience and Address Accessibility with Digital Quality Management, CrownpeakW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, srcset, WAI, Web Accessibility Initiative, WCAG, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
PC Authority
4 October
Explainer: What is the semantic web?, Rene Millman W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, RDF, Resource Description Framework
CMS Wire
4 October
Improve User Experience and Address Accessibility with Digital Quality Management, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, srcset, WAI, Web Accessibility Initiative, WCAG, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
BusinessWire
3 October
CDK Global Commits to PCG Google Analytics Specification for Automotive Dealers, W3C, CSS, HTML, URI
IT PRO
3 October
What is the semantic web?, Rene MillmanW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Beacon, HTML, RDF, Resource Description Framework

September

VR Focus
25 September
Google Daydream Meets A Virtual Web In New WebVR Update, Rebecca Hills-DutyW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, srcset, URL
VR Focus
25 September
Google Daydream Meets A Virtual Web In New WebVR Update, Rebecca Hills-DutyW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, srcset, URL
PC Perspective
24 September
EFF Leaves the W3C over DRM Decision, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, DOM, HTML, HTML5, URI, Web Services, XML, XMLHttpRequest
Lexology
22 September
ADA Accessibility, a Must for All Websites?, Klein Moynihan Turco LLPW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, DOM, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, XG
XDA Developers
21 September
Chrome Beta v62 Adds Network Quality Estimator API, OpenType Variable Fonts, and More, Doug LynchHTTPS, W3C, CSS, DOM, HTML, HTTP, Media Capture from DOM Elements, Media Source Extensions, URI, URL, XML, XMLHttpRequest
Forbes
21 September
ON OPENNESS, Tim Berners-LeeTim Berners-Lee
Wired
21 September
Boring, complex and important: a recipe for the web's dire future, Cory DoctorowW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, srcset
InfoQ
21 September
W3C Publishes DRM as a Recommendation, David IfflandW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, Open Data, Style, URL
Android Community
21 September
Pay with Google now added to Play Services update, coming soon for developers, Ida Torres CSS, srcset, web payments
The Outline
21 September
NETFLIX, MICROSOFT, AND GOOGLE JUST QUIETLY CHANGED HOW THE WEB WORKS, Adrianne JeffriesW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Jeff Jaffe, Preload, srcset, URI
Digital Journal
20 September
Digital rights management leads EFF to resign from W3C, JAMES WALKER W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Jeff Jaffe
Captial and Conflict
20 September
Fighting a restrictive future, BOAZ SHOSHANW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Beacon, EXI, HTML
Programmable Web
20 September
W3C Payment Request API is Being Implemented in All Major Browsers, Janet WagnerW3C, Beacon, HTML, HTTP, PROV, URL, WebRTC, XG
Privacy Online News
20 September
With the World Wide Web Consortium captured by the copyright industry, who will step up to lead web development next?, Rick FalkvingeW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML, srcset
eTeknix
19 September
EFF Resigns From W3C Over New Web DRM, Ashley Allen W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, srcset
HTML Goodies
19 September
W3C Recommends DRM Standard for HTML5, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, URI
PYMNTS
19 September
Amazon Pushes Retailers To Same-Day Delivery, srcset, URL, web payments
The Inquirer
19 September
EFF resigns from W3C over DRM standard decision, Chris MerrimanW3C, Tim Berners-Lee, ARIA, Jeff Jaffe, URL
Developer
19 September
W3C approves EME digital rights standard – with Electronic Frontier Foundation resigning, James BourneW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, XG
Developer
19 September
W3C approves EME digital rights standard – with Electronic Frontier Foundation resigning, James BourneW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, XG
Circle ID
19 September
EFF Resigns from World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) over EME Decision, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Encrypted Media Extensions, PICS, Web Services
Next Inpact
19 September
L'EFF quitte le W3C, suite à la standardisation des Encrypted Media Extensions, Guénaël PépinW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, Jeff Jaffe, Open Data
Developpez
19 September
DRM dans HTML5 : la spécification EME devient un standard du Web malgré l'absence de consensus, Michael GuillouxW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, CSS, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, XML
CE Today
19 September
W3C will das Bezahlen im Internet erleichtern, Simon MathisW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS, ITS
Neowin
19 September
Electronic Frontier Foundation resigns from the W3C over DRM policy, Paul Hill ·W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, CSS
Numerama
19 September
L’EFF claque la porte du W3C pour protester contre l’arrivée des DRM dans les standards du web, Julien Lausson W3C, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, srcset
Streaming Media
19 September
W3C Announces Publication of EME as a "Recommendation or Web Standard;" EFF Leaves, Jan Ozer W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, DOM, Encoding, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, Jeff Jaffe, Media Source Extensions, PICS
ZD Net
19 September
Le W3C valide les DRM, l’EFF claque la porte, Louis AdamW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, URL
01net
19 September
Le DRM pour le Web a été adopté sur fond de polémique, Gilbert KALLENBORNW3C, Tim Berners-Lee, DOM, HTML, URI, URL, WAI
Silicon Angle
19 September
To the dismay of some, W3C approves digital rights management for Web browsers, DUNCAN RILEYW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, ARIA, HTML, HTML5, Media Source Extensions, srcset, URL
ZD Net
18 September
EFF resigns from W3C in wake of EME DRM standardisation, EFF resigns from W3C in wake of EME DRM standardisationW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, Jeff Jaffe
Network World
18 September
W3C DRM appeal fails, votes kept secret, Bryan LundukeW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, URI, URL
Payments Journal
18 September
A Great Idea, But How Quickly Can the W3C Payment Request API Be Adopted?, Tim SloaneW3C, Beacon, HTML, srcset, Web Payment
Finextra
18 September
Browsers on board for W3C Payment Request API, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML
Brave New Coin
18 September
W3C makes progress on web payment standards, Luke ParkerW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee
Tech Dirt
18 September
EFF Resigns From W3C After DRM In HTML Is Approved In Secret Vote, Mike MasnickW3C, Tim Berners-Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, URL
Gizmodo
18 September
The Fight Over DRM Standards for Streaming Video Is Over and Big Business Won, Kate CongerW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Tim Berners Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, Jeff Jaffe, srcsete
The Register
18 September
DRM now a formal Web recommendation after protest vote fails, Kieren McCarthyW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Tim Berners Lee, Encrypted Media Extensions, HTML, Jeff Jaffe, srcset
IBC
17 September
Crypto-currency proposed for media consumption, Mark MayneW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS
Sys-Con Media
17 September
Real-Time Communication Testing Evolution with WebRTC | @ThingsExpo #RTC #WebRTC #Telecom, ELIZABETH WHITEW3C, Tim Berners-Lee, CSS, CSS3, DOM, HTTP, HTTP/2, URL, WebRTC, XML
Coin Desk
16 September
Bitcoin in the Browser: Google, Apple and More Adopting Crypto-Compatible API, Michael del CastilloW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, srcset, URI, URL
Telecom Reseller
15 September
Getting Started with Video – It’s easier than you think, Alan PercyBeacon, HTML, srcset, WebRTC
Siusto
15 September
Why Is Adobe Flash Player No Longer Supported on Android?, HTML, HTML5, srcset
Markets Insider
14 September
Wayfair CEO Niraj Shah, athenahealth, and Toast Take Top Honors at 20th Annual Mass Technology Leadership AwardsHundreds from Tech Industry Take Over World Trade Center Ballroom to Honor the, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, URL
Training Zone
14 September
VR in learning isn’t as hard as you think, Bradley StaceyWorld Wide Web Consortium
Gaming Today
13 September
Mobile browser gaming: a viable alternative to apps?, David CashHTML, HTML5
Globe News Wire
12 September
TagVault.org publishes Software Identification (SWID) Tag Signing Guidelines for Software Security and Compliance with the U.S. Department of Defense Mandate, W3C, URL, XML
GCN
11 September
DHS looks to startups for blockchain solutions, Sara FriedmanWorld Wide Web Consortium, HTML, PICS, URI
Gov Tech
8 September
Illinois Announces Key Partnership in Birth Registry Blockchain Pilot, THEO DOUGLAS W3C, PICS
VR Focus
8 September
BBC Launches BBC Reality Labs To Explore VR And AR, Rebecca Hills-DutyW3C, srcset, URL
Edition Truth
8 September
Web Real Time Communication Market to Reach at 34.37% CAGR by 2021 : Chrome, Opera, and Mozilla Firefox, Swapnil Devale srcset, WebRTC
I Programmer
7 September
New Ontologies For OWL, Kay Ewbank W3C, CSS, HTML, HTML5, OWL, Semantic Web, Spatial Data on the Web Working Group, Web Services, XHTML

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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.