A final Working Draft of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 has been published for wide review before a planned advance to Candidate Recommendation in January 2018. Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, which extends Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, covers a wide range of recommendations for making Web content more accessible to people with disabilities, and more usable to users in general. Please comment no later than 12 January 2018 in the WCAG 2.1 GitHub repository or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
W3C因宽带字幕开发及标准化工作将被授予技术和工程艾美®奖。W3C的同步文本标记性语言 （Timed Text Markup Language ，TTML）是通过文本字幕表达视频内容的规范，此技术的无障碍特性对于残障人士，尤其聋障人士和重听人士具有深远意义。更多关于此奖项和TTML的信息请参阅相关新闻，涉及WAI相关工作请参阅邮件：W3C 在无障碍字幕上的工作获得艾美®奖。衷心感谢每一位通过W3C和WAI参与无障碍工作的贡献者。(2016-01-05)
W3C to Receive Emmy® for Work on Accessible Captioning
W3C will receive a Technology & Engineering Emmy ® Award for work on standardization and pioneering development of broadband captioning. W3C’s Timed Text Markup Language (TTML) helps make video content more accessible to people with disabilities, particularly people who are deaf or hard of hearing, through text captioning. More info about the award and about TTML is available in a press release, and info about WAI’s related work is in the W3C to Receive Emmy® for Work on Accessible Captioning e-mail. Thanks to everyone who contributes to accessibility work through W3C and WAI! (2016-Jan-05)
For Review: Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module Working Draft
Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module 1.0 is available for review as a First Public Working Draft. This specification extends WAI-ARIA 1.1 to facilitate automated processing and accessibility support for digital publications. This specification extends WAI-ARIA 1.1 to define an ontology of roles, states, and properties specific to digital publishing to allow authors to convey structural information to assistive technologies, and to enable semantic navigation, styling, and interactive features used by readers. For more information, see the [Call for Review: Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module Working Draft]e-mail. Please send comments by 15 January 2016. (2015-11-19)