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.


The Washington Post
19 August
Five myths about the Web, Andrew L. RussellWorld Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, Accessibility, HTML, HTTP, PICS, Style, URL
Government Technology
19 August
Website Accessibility: Why There’s Still Work to be Done on Government Portals, JULIA MCCANDLESSWorld Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, PICS, RDF, WAI, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
Programmable Web
19 August
Daily API RoundUp: Pokémon Go Slack Integration, Basecamp 3, EdX, W3C Screen Orientation, Joy Culbertson,W3C, Beacon, PROV, XG, XML
18 August
Intel and SK Telecom team up on WebRTC IoT devices, Cho Mu-Hyun W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, URL, WebRTC
Korea Times
17 August
SKT teams up with Intel to improve IoT devices, Yoon Sung-wonW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, WebRTC
17 August
New SVG spec irons out overlaps with HTML, CSS, Paul Krill W3C, World Wide Web Consortium, CSS, HTML, PICS, Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language, SMIL, SVG, Scalable Vector Graphics, URI, URL, XLink, XML
5 August
Le Web ouvrait ses portes au monde il y a 25 ans, David FeugeyW3C, Tim Berners-Lee, CSS, HTML, HTML5, HTTP, Jeff Jaffe, srcset
Parent Herald
4 August
Special Needs Technology Devised By Teens: Web Reading App For People With Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities And Visual Impairments, Elizabeth AndersonWorld Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, HTML, Style
The Windows Club
4 August
Edge is the only browser to perform 100% in HTML5 Accessibility test, Ankit GuptaW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, Web Accessibility Initiative
3 August
Mexican Social Security Institute Makes Website Accessible to Individuals with Disabilities in Accordance with UN Treaty Standards, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, DOM, HTML, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines


30 July
Swiss.com Moves Toward Full WCAG 2.0 AA Conformance, World Wide Web Consortium, Accessibility, HTML, srcset, URI, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
France Info
30 July
Tim Berners-Lee, Thomas RozecW3C, World Wide Web Consortium, Tim Berners-Lee, HTML, HTTP, URI, URL, XG
25 July
Authentication is multi-headed beast for purging passwords, John Fontana URL, Web Services
Karl Groves
24 July
Is WCAG 2.0 too complicated? , Karl rGoves W3C, Accessibility, WAI-ARIA, ARIA, HTML, HTML5, longdesc, SMIL, URL, WAI, WCAG, WCAG 2.0, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
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

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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.