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I ūüíô [love] W3C‚Ķ what about you? (Meetup in Barcelona)

The W3C Office in Spain is glad to present¬†I ūüíô W3C‚Ķ what about you?, a meetup¬†to¬†be held on October 24 in¬†Barcelona. This informal meeting¬†aims at¬†gathering the local industry, public bodies and researchers to discuss challenges, opportunities and potential collaboration. In an open discussion, W3C staff and Members will present the latest activities of¬†the¬†Consortium that will¬†be […]
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W3C Fall 2016 meeting and W3C Highlights

We held this year’s all work-group annual meeting a few weeks ago in Lisbon, Portugal. TPAC 2016 was a very productive and smooth meeting, where more than 550 experts from the Web community met. It was the highest attendance ever for a TPAC held in Europe, and close to the highest ever anywhere. Notably, it was […]
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Building Blocks to Blockchains: a Report on the W3C Blockchains and the Web Workshop

In June, W3C hosted a workshop to determine whether there were any aspects of blockchains that intersected with Web technologies, and if there were any specific technologies that were mature enough to consider for incubation toward standardization. We had lots of promising discussions and identified several next steps. You can read more details in the […]
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W3C Web of Things meetings in Beijing, July 2016

The W3C Web of Things Interest Group met 11-14 July 2016 in Beijing, China, hosted by the China Electronics Technology Group¬† Corporation (CETC), the W3C/Beihang Host and the China IoT Industry Technology Innovation Strategic Alliance (CIoTA). The event was co-located with the CIoTA‚Äôs 2016 International Open IoT Technology and Standard Summit. The first two days […]
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Exploring Web platform cross-dependencies

Most of the JavaScript APIs exposed on the Web platform (both in W3C and elsewhere) rely on a formalization language called WebIDL (Web Interface Definition Language). It provides a simple syntax to express common idioms needed when defining JavaScript APIs, and encompasses many of the specific behaviors required, expected or inherited from the 20 years […]
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Celebrating 20th birthday in Japan – ASIA strong in Web standards –

W3C20 ASIA is the celebration of the 20th anniversary¬†of the founding of the first¬†W3C Asian host at Keio University in Japan in September 1996. The celebration consisted of three parts: a technical seminar, keynotes¬†and the reception. The celebration gathered evangelists, specialists and experts to talk about various areas and use cases and topics, including future […]
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W3C holds events and creates opportunities at TPAC 2016, Lisbon in September

W3C is creating numerous opportunities and events this year during the TPAC 2016 week in Lisbon, Portugal, 19-23 September 2016: Monday Developer Meetup (Web Payment demo, a11y, Webauthn, Flexbox, IndieWeb, etc.) Tuesday breakfast with CEO Jeff Jaffe for W3C group Chairs Technical Plenary Day breakout sessions (Read and submit breakout topics in wiki) Publishing Community […]
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Wishing Tim Berners-Lee a happy birthday!

Today is Tim Berners-Lee‘s birthday and we’d like to wish him a very happy birthday and many happy returns of the day. Happy birthday, Tim! We are so grateful that you invented the Web ¬†27 years ago! and that you are¬†shepherding¬†us, at the W3C (the Team, our members and all our¬†40+ Working Groups¬†in our work¬†including: […]
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Exciting Opportunity at TPAC 2016

The time since the last TPAC meeting has flown by and we’re in the process of putting the finishing touches on TPAC 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. ¬† During the meeting in Sapporo we ran an experimental Demo Area. ¬†While that was very successful we decided to expand on that idea and have an Exhibition Area¬†in […]
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