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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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HTML5 and RWD training: early bird rates extension!

Do not miss the early bird registration extension to 27 August for two online training courses from W3C: HTML5 and Responsive Web Design! HTML5: starting 22 September 2014, this course features a JavaScript crash course, numerous interactive examples and an “animated monster” contest. Acclaimed trainer Michel Buffa has updated the (already dense) course material, notably […]
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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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This week: #i18n Personal names around the world, #HTML elements, #Web2024, etc.

This is the 4-11 July 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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Books in Browsers event in San Francisco, 23-25 October

The goal of the W3C’s Digital Publishing Activity is to help make the Open Web Platform perfectly suitable for the needs of the Publishing industry, which also means helping to build the necessary bridges between that community and the Web Community at large. As such, the call for papers for the “Books in Browsers: Advancing […]
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