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Efficient representation for Web formats

EXI is a format that sends an efficient data stream of parse events that can have noticeable, measurable savings in CPU, memory and bandwidth. Test results have consistently shown EXI advantages for XML, HTML, and now CSS/JavaScript minify, over gzip and zip formats. You may want to look at EXI overview presentation for CSS. Since […]
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This week: W3C Annotations Workshop, WebRTC Summit, Net Neutrality in Europe, etc.

This is the 28 March – 4 April 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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Dive into the Tunnels and make the Multilingual Web work: Internationalization Tag Set (ITS) 2.0

Last week the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) published “Internationalization Tag Set (ITS) 2.0” as a W3C Recommendation. So, what is ITS 2.0, who is behind it, and why should you care? Like the Tunnels of Disneyland Let’s compare this with Disneyland: you may not care about how the magic comes to life, as long […]
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W3C and Digital Publishing

The publishing world in general is undergoing major changes these days due to the presence of Web technologies. People are using electronic book readers more and more. “Citizen journalism” through blogs offers new possibilities to express people’s opinion, thereby also...
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