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Time Ontology in OWL is a W3C Recommendation

The Spatial Data on the Web Working Group has published a W3C Recommendation of the Time Ontology in OWL specification. The ontology provides a vocabulary for expressing facts about topological relations among instants and intervals, together with information about durations, and about temporal ...

Semantic Sensor Network Ontology is a W3C Recommendation

The Spatial Data on the Web Working Group has published a W3C Recommendation of the Semantic Sensor Network Ontology. The specification defines an ontology for describing sensors and their observations, the involved procedures, the studied features of interest, the samples used to do so, and the ...

W3C Invites Implementations of Remote Playback API

The Second Screen Working Group invites implementations of the Remote Playback API Candidate Recommendation. The specification defines an API extending the HTMLMediaElement interface of HTML that enables controlling remote playback of media from a web page.

W3C Invites Implementations of Tracking Preference Expression

The Tracking Protection Working Group invites implementations of an updated Candidate Recommendation of Tracking Preference Expression . This specification defines the DNT request header field as an HTTP mechanism for expressing a user's preference regarding tracking, an HTML DOM property to make ...

W3C Invites Implementations of CSS Flexible Box Layout Module Level 1

The CSS Working Group invites implementations of an updated Candidate Recommendation of CSS Flexible Box Layout Module Level 1. The specification describes a CSS box model optimized for user interface design. In the flex layout model, the children of a flex container can be laid out in any ...

Call for Review: Page Visibility Level 2 is a W3C Proposed Recommendation

The Web Performance Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation of Page Visibility Level 2. This specification defines a means to programmatically determine the visibility state of a document. This can aid in the development of resource efficient web applications. Page Visibility Level 2 ...

W3C Invites Implementations of CSS Backgrounds and Borders Module Level 3

The CSS Working Group invites implementations of an updated Candidate Recommendation of CSS Backgrounds and Borders Module Level 3. This draft contains the features of CSS relating to borders and backgrounds. The main extensions compared to level 2 are borders consisting of images, boxes with ...

First Public Working Draft: TTML Profiles for Internet Media Subtitles and Captions 1.1

The Timed Text Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of TTML Profiles for Internet Media Subtitles and Captions 1.1. This specification defines two profiles of : a text-only profile and an image-only profile. These profiles are intended to be used across subtitle and caption ...

Call for Review: Cooperative Scheduling of Background Tasks is a W3C Proposed Recommendation

The Web Performance Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation of Cooperative Scheduling of Background Tasks. This document defines an API that web page authors can use to cooperatively schedule background tasks such that they do not introduce delays to other high priority tasks that ...

Call for Review: WebSub is a W3C Proposed Recommendation

The Social Web Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation of WebSub. This document provides a common mechanism for communication between publishers of any kind of Web content and their subscribers, based on HTTP web hooks. Subscription requests are relayed through hubs, which validate and ...

HTML 5.1 2nd Edition is a W3C Recommendation

The Web Platform Working Group has published a W3C Recommendation of HTML 5.1 2nd Edition. This specification defines the 2nd edition of the 5th major version, first minor revision of the core language of the World Wide Web: the Hypertext Markup Language . In this version, a significant error with ...

W3C Invites Implementations of Audio Output Devices API; Capture and Streams

The Web Real-Time Communications Working Group invites implementations of the following Candidate Recommendations: Audio Output Devices API, which defines a set of JavaScript APIs that let a Web application manage how audio is rendered on the user audio output devices. Media Capture and Streams , ...

Industry Experts to Share Business Insights at W3C's First Executive Forum, 8 November in San Francisco

Executives from Alipay, American Express, Bloomberg, HARMAN, Google, Intel, Mozilla, Samsung, Southern Nevada Regional Transportation Agency, University of Sydney, Worldpay and Yubico, together with Web Inventor and W3C Director Sir Tim Berners-Lee, will address emerging tech trends and the impact ...