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.


Économie numérique
7 February
Le W3C pour un web plus accessible (W3C for a more accessible Web), Camille SchallerW3C, HTML, CSS, accessibilité, WAI, Web Payments, Jeff Jaffe
Coin Desk
6 February
Bitcoin Earns Reputation for Poor Payments Standards Participation, Bailey ReutzelW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, srcset, URI
Open Source
5 February
The trials of certifying open source software, Stephen R. WalliW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML, HTML5, URL
Tech Republic
3 February
Why mobile apps are the biggest challenge to the web's freedom, Matt Asay Tim Berners-Lee, Beacon


Computer World
26 January
Firefox 44 debuts push notifications, Gregg Keizer W3C, HTML, HTTP, PICS, Push API, URI
26 January
Firefox 44 Debuts With Improved Security, Sean Michael KernerW3C, HTTP, PICS, Push API, URI, URL
Seventh row
25 January
NUTS! and foreveryone.net: The visionary and the charlatan, Alex HeeneyWorld Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, srcset
Gulf New
22 January
Davos Diary: Web inventor still going strong, Francis MatthewW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee
Geo Informatics
20 January
First Public Working Draft of its Best Practices published, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Jeff Jaffe, Linked Data, Spatial Data on the Web Working Group, srcset
Directions Magazine
19 January
W3C and OGC Spatial Data on the Web Working Group publishes First Public Working Draft of its Best Practices, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Jeff Jaffe, Linked Data, Spatial Data on the Web Working Group
Broadcast Cable
16 January
SMPTE(R) Awarded Technology & Engineering Emmy(R) Statuette; SMPTE Member Chuck Pagano Earns NATAS Lifetime Achievement Award, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, DOM, ITS, Timed Text, TTML, URL
9 January
W3C wins Emmy For Advancing Online Video Closed Captioning Standards , Emily GriffinW3C, TTML, Judy Brewer, WAI, WebVTT, HTML5, Philippe Le Hégaret, HTML, CSS
8 January
CWI Congratulates W3C with Emmy® Award for Timed Text, W3C, Accessibility, Jeff Jaffe, SMIL, Timed Text, TTML, Web Accessibility Initiative, XG
7 January
RW3Cが第67回エミー賞受賞、キャプションと字幕の標準化で。既存産業へ浸透するWebテクノロジー (W3C to Receive Emmy ® Award for Standards Work on Accessible Video Captioning and Subtitles. Web technology penetrates to industries), Junichi NiinoTTML, Emmy, Accessibility
Access iQ
7 January
W3C wins an Emmy for online captioning, Chris PycroftW3C, TTML, Timed Text Markup Language, Jeff Jaffe, Web Accessibility Initiative, Judy Brewer
Colocation America
6 January
Innovator of the Week: Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Q.C. CreaTim Berners-Lee, HTML, HTTP
On Windows
4 January
The world wide web: huge possibilities for tomorrow , Lindsay James W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, HTML5, HTML 5, Jeff Jaffe, Validator, Validators, XG, XHTML
Online Casinos
3 January
Technology Moves Mobile Online Casino Experience, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML, HTML5


Ars Technica UK
31 December
W3C wants to standardise music notation in your Web browser, Andrii DegelerW3C, Music Notation community group
Integra Internet
30 December
El World Wide Web Consortium trabaja para estandarizar los pagos electrónicos, W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Beacon, HTML, HTTP, URI, XML, XMLHttpRequest
Voice Observer
30 December
Are You Delivering Accessible Web Content?, Gregory RogersWeb Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.0 (WCAG 2.0), W3C, Web Accessibility Initiative
The Register
30 December
Beyond iTunes: XML boffins target sheet music, Scott GilbertsonXML, W3C, W3C Music Notation Community Group, HTML5
ARC (Application Resource Center)
30 December
JavaScript, HTML5 And The Web Made Big Comebacks In 2015, Dan RowinskiHTML5, W3C, HTML, Service Workers
Ars Technica
28 December
The App-ocalypse: Can Web standards make mobile apps obsolete?, Larry Seltzer -W3C, CSS, HTML, HTML5, Service Workers, Vibration API
24 December
Plus de 1000 experts certifiés HTML5 par le W3C (More than 1000 HTML5 experts certified by the W3C), David FeugeyW3C, W3Cx, HTML5
22 December
Il y a 25 ans, le 1er site Web était mis en ligne (The first Website opened 25 years ago), Tim Berners-Lee, WWW, W3C
My Tech Bits
21 December
The World’s First Website Turns 25, Paul MichaelsWorld Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, PNG, URI, URL
21 December
Il y a 25 ans était ouvert le tout premier site Web (25 years ago, the first Web site opened), Guillaume ChampeauTim Berners-Lee, HTML, W3C
21 December
World's first website is now 25 years old, Kevy KathonTim Berners-Lee, HTML5, W3C
14 December
This Week In Tech History: Personal Computing And Product Code, Gil PressW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee

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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.