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First Public Working Draft: Payment Method Manifest

The Web Payments Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of Payment Method Manifest. This specification is designed to increase the security of payment applications. It defines the machine-readable manifest file, known as a payment method manifest, that describes how a payment ...

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 final Working Draft

A final Working Draft of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 has been published for wide review before a planned advance to Candidate Recommendation in January 2018. Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1, which extends Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, covers a wide range of ...

Update to the Candidate Recommendation: CSS Writing Modes Level 3; First Public Working Draft: CSS Writing Modes Level 4

The CSS Working Group invites implementations of an updated Candidate Recommendation of CSS Writing Modes Level 3. This document defines CSS support for various international writing modes, such as left-to-right , right-to-left , bidirectional and vertical . Along with this updated Candidate

First Public Working Draft: Cognitive Accessibility Roadmap and Gap Analysis

The Accessible Platform Architectures and Accessibility Guidelines Working Groups have published a First Public Working Draft of Cognitive Accessibility Roadmap and Gap Analysis. Developed by the Cognitive and Learning Disabilities Accessibility Task Force, it explores user needs for people with ...

Call for Review: ActivityPub is a W3C Proposed Recommendation

The Social Web Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation of ActivityPub. The ActivityPub protocol is a decentralized social networking protocol based upon the 2.0 data format. It provides a client to server API for creating, updating and deleting content, as well as a federated server to ...

W3C Invites Implementations of CSS Color Module Level 3

The CSS Working Group invites implementations of the CSS Color Module Level 3 Candidate Recommendation. CSS is a language for describing the rendering of HTML and XML documents on screen, on paper, in speech, etc. It uses color-related properties and values to color the text, backgrounds, borders, ...

W3C releases video introducing Web Accessibility and W3C Standards

The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative has released a video introducing Web Accessibility and W3C Standards. The four-minute video highlights why accessibility is the right thing to do, how it is essential for people with disabilities and useful for all. It was published as part of an accessibility ...

W3C opens Technical Architecture Group election

The W3C Advisory Committee having nominated four individuals, is invited today to vote until 5 January 2018 for two seats in the 2017 election to the W3C Technical Architecture Group . The TAG is a special working group within the W3C, chartered under the W3C Process Document, with stewardship of ...

Call for Review: HTML Media Capture is a W3C Proposed Recommendation

The Device and Sensors Working Group has published a Proposed Recommendation of HTML Media Capture. The HTML Media Capture specification defines an HTML form extension that facilitates user access to a device's media capture mechanism, such as a camera, or microphone, from within a file upload ...

Second Patent Advisory Group for Web Payments Working Group Launched

In accordance with the W3C Patent Policy, W3C has launched a Web Payments Working Group Patent Advisory Group in response to disclosures related to specifications of the Web Payments Working Group; see the PAG charter. W3C launches a PAG to resolve issues in the event a patent has been disclosed ...

W3C Strategic Highlights – November 2017

W3C released today its W3C Strategic Highlights – November 2017, a comprehensive survey of the essential work W3C conducts to achieve a Web for All, and select recent work in many areas where the Web can solve arising problems for real people. A strong emphasis in this report is on the core of the ...