W3C News

Angular 4.1.0 Now Available

April 26th, 2017

Angular version 4.1.0 – is now available. This is a minor release following our announced adoption of Semantic Versioning, meaning that it contains no breaking changes and that it is a drop-in replacement for 4.x.x.   What’s new? Version 4.1 adds full support for TypeScript 2.2 and 2.3. Developers previously reported good experiences with TypeScript…

W3C Marks Second Anniversary of W3Cx with New Training Offerings for Web Developers

April 25th, 2017

Just two years after launching its first HTML5 course on W3Cx, W3C is expanding its program offerings with an introductory level course in JavaScript development, created in partnership with University Côte d’Azur. Additionally, W3C is launching a “Front-End Web Developer” Professional Certificate on, which consists of a suite of five W3Cx courses on the…

Call for Review: XSL Transformations (XSLT) Version 3.0 Proposed Recommendation Published

April 18th, 2017

The XSLT Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation of XSL Transformations (XSLT) Version 3.0. This specification defines the syntax and semantics of XSLT 3.0, a language designed primarily for transforming XML documents into other XML documents. XSLT 3.0 is a revised version of the XSLT 2.0 Recommendation published on 23 January 2007. The primary…

QB4ST: RDF Data Cube extensions for spatio-temporal components Note Published

April 18th, 2017

The Spatial Data on the Web Working Group has published a Group Note of QB4ST: RDF Data Cube extensions for spatio-temporal components. This document describes an extension to the existing RDF Data Cube ontology to support specification of key metadata required to interpret spatio-temporal data. The RDF Data Cube defines CodedProperties, which relate to a…

W3C Invites Implementations of ActivityPub

April 14th, 2017

The Social Web Working Group invites implementation of the Candidate Recommendation of ActivityPub. The ActivityPub protocol is a decentralized social networking protocol based upon the ActivityStreams 2.0 data format. It provides a client to server API for creating, updating and deleting content, as well as a federated server to server API for delivering notifications and…

Call for Review: 3 Proposed Recommendations published for Social Web Working Group

April 14th, 2017

The Social Web Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation for three documents: Micropub: The Micropub protocol is used to create, update and delete posts on one’s own domain using third-party clients. Web apps and native apps (e.g., iPhone, Android) can use Micropub to post and edit articles, short notes, comments, likes, photos, events or…

First Public Working Draft: CSS Fill and Stroke Module Level 3

April 14th, 2017

The Cascading Style Sheets Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of CSS Fill and Stroke Module Level 3. This specification describes how text and SVG graphical elements are filled and stroked by defining a number of properties that control the appearance and shape of an element’s fill and stroke. The module contains…

W3C Invites Implementations of Beacon

April 14th, 2017

The Web Performance Working Group invites implementation of the Candidate Recommendation of Beacon. This specification defines an interface that web developers can use to schedule asynchronous and non-blocking delivery of data that minimizes resource contention with other time-critical operations, while ensuring that such requests are still processed and delivered to destination.

Official languages at Google

April 11th, 2017

Following my keynote at ng-conf 2017 that seemed to indicate that Typescript is now an official language at Google, there were many questions about the status of Dart at Google. We would like to clarify that both Dart and Typescript are in the same category. They both are  allowed to be used for client side…

React v15.5.0

April 7th, 2017

It's been exactly one year since the last breaking change to React. Our next major release, React 16, will include some exciting improvements, including a complete rewrite of React's internals. We take stability seriously, and are committed to bringing those improvements to all of our users with minimal effort. To that end, today we're releasing…

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