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Decision by consensus or by informed editor; which is better?

There has been discussion in the Web standards community about which is the better way to advance technical specifications: by a formal consensus process or by having all decisions made by informed editors as they informally gather a consensus. After all, the W3C has long considered consensus a core value of W3C. On the other […]
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This week: W3C turned 20, Typography, Mozilla/Ford Open Web Fellowship, etc.

This is the 26 September – 3 October 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 […]
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This week: #HTML5 Proposed Recommendation, After HTML5, #W3C20, etc.

This is the 12-19 September 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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This week: HTML5 video, #webizen survey, w3process raised issue-124, etc.

This is the 5-12 September 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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This week: W3C/WHATWG specs, OpenStand 2-y anniversary, upcoming Internet Slowdown, etc.

This is the 29 August – 5 September 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 […]
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W3C Celebrates Two Years of OpenStand

Two years ago, IEEE, the Internet Architecture Board (IAB), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), Internet Society and World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) announced a set of principles for modern standards development under the banner OpenStand. As one measure of the usefulness of the OpenStand principles, I decided to compare them with the Open Standards Principles […]
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Welcome New W3C Member: Cognitum

Welcome Cognitum, which recently joined as W3C Member. “We have a very ambitious plan to work with the W3C community to collaborate on standards that shape the future of identification and description of products and ‘things’ on the Web,” said Pawel Zarzycki, CEO of Cognitum. “By joining the W3C, we believe that we can make […]
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W3C Highlights (June 2014) and Webizen Next Steps

Last month the W3C Membership gathered in Cambridge for one of our bi-annual meetings. At these meetings we discuss recent and upcoming work, the health and evolution of the organization, and new imperatives driven by changes around us. I invite you to read W3C Highlights – June 2014, which the W3C staff prepared for the […]
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