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W3C Strategic Highlights: Strengthening the Core of the Web (Audio)

  (This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights and does not include significant updates since that report.) The Web Audio API enables synthesizing audio in the browser. Audio operations are performed with audio nodes, which are linked together to form a modular audio routing graph. Multiple sources — with different types of […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Strengthening the Core of the Web (Fonts)

(This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights and does not include significant updates since that report. WOFF 1.0 and WOFF 2.0, published as a Recommendation last winter, are widely implemented W3C Recommendations. However, for fonts with many glyphs (such as are typically used for Chinese and Japanese, for example), even with the […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Strengthening the Core of the Web (CSS)

    (This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights and does not include significant updates since that report.) The CSS Working Group gathers requirements from two large groups of CSS users: the publishing industry and application developers. Within W3C, those groups are exemplified by the Publishing groups and the Web Platform Working […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Strengthening the Core of the Web (HTML)

  (This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights and does not include significant updates since that report.) The Web Platform Working Group continues the development of the HTML language and provides specifications that enable improved client-side application development on the Web. The Push API and the Web App Manifest are moving to […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Meeting Industry Needs (Web of Things)

(This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights. This post does not include significant updates since that report.) The potential of the Internet of Things (IoT) is held back through fragmentation and a lack of interoperability. W3C’s Web of Things is designed to stimulate growth in services by decoupling applications from the […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Meeting Industry Needs (Automotive)

(This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights. This post does not include significant updates since that report.) The W3C Automotive Working Group is delivering a service specification to expose vehicle signals (engine temperature, fuel/charge level, range, tire pressure, speed, etc.), with a goal to create a rich application ecosystem for vehicles […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Meeting Industry Needs (Web & Telecommunications)

  Web & Telecommunications (This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights. This post does not include significant updates since that report. For more recent news, please see the Web & Telecommunications @ W3C home page.) The Web is the Open Platform for Mobile. Telecommunication service providers and network equipment providers have long been […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Meeting Industry Needs (Media and Entertainment)

Media and Entertainment (This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights. This post does not include significant updates since that report. For more recent news, please see the Media and Entertainment Interest Group home page.) The Media and Entertainment Interest Group serves as a steering committee for media-related features that create immersive experiences […]
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W3C Strategic Highlights: Meeting Industry Needs (Digital Publishing)

Digital Publishing at W3C (This post is part of a series recapping the October 2018 W3C Strategic Highlights. This post does not include significant updates since that report. For more recent news, please see the Publishing @ W3C home page.) The Web is the universal publishing platform. Publishing is increasingly impacted by the Web, and the Web increasingly impacts […]
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