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First Public Working Drafts: WoT Archtiecture 1.1, Thing Description 1.1, Discovery, Profile

November 24th, 2020

The Web of Things (WoT) Working Group has published the following four First Public Working Drafts: Web of Things (WoT) Architecture 1.1 describes the abstract architecture for the W3C Web of Things based on a set of requirements derived from use cases for multiple application domains. This specification describes a superset of the features defined…

Working Group Note: Web Platform Design Principles

November 10th, 2020

The W3C Technical Architecture Group (TAG) has published a First Public Working Group Note of Web Platform Design Principles. This document contains a set of design principles to be used when designing Web Platform technologies. These principles have been collected during the Technical Architecture Group’s discussions in reviewing developing specifications. We encourage specification designers to…

Publication Manifest and Audiobooks are W3C Recommendations

November 10th, 2020

The Publishing Working Group has published the following specifications as W3C Recommendations: Publication Manifest defines a general manifest format for expressing information about a digital publication. It uses schema.org metadata augmented to include various structural properties about publications, serialized in JSON-LD, to enable interoperability between publishing formats while accommodating variances in the information that needs…

EMVCo, FIDO Alliance, and W3C Publish Resource on How Technologies Relate

November 5th, 2020

Today EMVCo, the FIDO Alliance, and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) published How EMVCo, FIDO, and W3C Technologies Relate, which explains the roles of the three organizations’ technologies. This new educational resource informs payments industry stakeholders on the roles of EMV® Secure Remote Commerce (SRC), EMV® 3-D Secure (3DS), EMV® Payment Tokenisation, FIDO Alliance’s…

DOM Review Draft — Published 18 June 2019 is a W3C Recommendation

November 3rd, 2020

As part of working with the WHATWG together on HTML and DOM, W3C selected today to endorse the WHATWG DOM Review Draft – Published 18 June 2019 as a W3C Recommendation. DOM defines a platform-neutral model for events, aborting activities, and node trees. This is the first endorsed WHATWG Review Draft by W3C.

W3C Workshop Report: Web and Machine Learning

November 3rd, 2020

W3C is pleased to announce a report from the W3C Workshop on Web and Machine Learning, held online in August and September 2020. This report contains a brief summary and collects highlights from the individual sessions, and links to the presentation videos. This first-ever virtual W3C workshop kicked off with the publication of 34 talks…

First Public Working Draft: WebXR Hand Input Module — Level 1

October 22nd, 2020

The Immersive Web Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of WebXR Hand Input Module – Level 1. The WebXR Hand Input module expands the WebXR Device API with the functionality to track articulated hand poses.

First Public Working Draft: CSS Custom Highlight API Module Level 1

October 22nd, 2020

The CSS Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of CSS Custom Highlight API Module Level 1. This CSS module describes a mechanism for styling arbitrary ranges of a document identified by script. CSS is a language for describing the rendering of structured documents (such as HTML and XML) on screen, on paper,…

Working Group Note: Progressive Font Enrichment: Evaluation Report

October 15th, 2020

The WebFonts Working Group has published a First Public Working Group Note of Progressive Font Enrichment: Evaluation Report. The success of WebFonts is unevenly distributed. This study evaluates solutions which would allow WebFonts to be used where slow networks, very large fonts, or complex subsetting requirements currently preclude their use. Comments on this report are…

Call for Review: Publication Manifest and Audiobooks are W3C Proposed Recommendations

October 1st, 2020

The Publishing Working Group has published two Proposed Recommendations: Publication Manifest defines a general manifest format for expressing information about a digital publication. It uses schema.org metadata augmented to include various structural properties about publications, serialized in JSON-LD, to enable interoperability between publishing formats while accommodating variances in the information that needs to be expressed. Audiobooks…