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This week: WAI-ARIA now a standard, W3C Japan hiring, Webizen task force, etc.

This is the 14-21 March 2014 edition of a “weekly digest of W3C news and trends” that I prepare for the W3C Membership and public-w3c-digest mailing list (publicly archived). This digest aggregates information about W3C and W3C technology from online media —a snapshot of how W3C and its work is perceived in online media. W3C […]
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WAI-ARIA Expands Web Accessibility

On behalf of the Web Accessibility Initiative’s Protocols and Formats Working Group I am excited to announce that Accessible Rich Internet Applications 1.0 (WAI-ARIA) and its companion specification, WAI-ARIA 1.0 User Agent Implementation Guide, have become W3C Recommendations. As described in the WAI-ARIA Overview, this technology makes advanced Web applications accessible and usable to people with disabilities. Work on ARIA […]
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Web Payment, Welcome new W3C Member: Ingenico

Next week, we’re holding the W3C Web & Payment workshop in Paris, hosted by Ingenico, a W3C Member we welcomed a few months ago. Ingenico believes that only open and interoperable payment standards will enable the sustainable development of an ecosystem that is experiencing a major change with the proliferation of connected devices. This is […]
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Web @ 25, W3C @ 20: An opportunity to reflect, and to look to the future

This post appears in full on webat25.org. In 2014, the Web community is celebrating two anniversaries, the 25th Anniversary of the World Wide Web and the 20th Anniversary of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). We launched our celebration officially last week. I would like to use this opportunity to reflect on the Web’s continuing […]
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Welcome New W3C Member: GS1

As we enter the 26th year of the World Wide Web, we welcome a new-comer in the W3C Members community. GS1, an international not-for-profit association with Member Organisations in over 100 countries, will be able to contribute to the design and implementation of global standards and solutions to improve the efficiency and visibility of supply […]
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W3C Training: Improve your HTML5 Fitness!

At W3C, we are very pleased to announce a new video on W3DevCampus, the official W3C online training program for Web developers the world over. This video helps, in a fun way, to understand how our online training courses work. W3C proposes a number of online training courses on key technologies. Our courses last from […]
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W3C Password Reset

As part of improving its infrastructure, W3C arranged an extensive penetration test by the security consulting firm Cure53. They found several different types of vulnerabilities including SQL Injection (SQLi). The W3C Systems Team determined these were used to gain unauthorized access to its user database and to harvest encrypted passwords. Since there is potential (with […]
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