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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) develops interoperable technologies (specifications, guidelines, software, and tools) to lead the Web to its full potential as a forum for information, commerce, communication, and collective understanding. The Australian W3C Office (W3C-Aus) is the national contact point for W3C activities in Australia.


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For Review: Updated Techniques for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)

Developers Guide to Features of Web Accessibility Evaluation Tools Draft Published

W3C Training: HTML5 and Responsive Web Design

First Draft of Mixed Content Published

W3C Launches Push for Social Web Application Interoperability

W3C Invites Implementations of Polyglot Markup: A robust profile of the HTML5 vocabulary

Web Annotations on the Horizon

Character Model for the World Wide Web: String Matching and Searching Draft Published

Last Call: W3C DOM4

Draft Model for Tabular Data and Metadata on the Web, and a Draft Metadata Vocabulary for Tabular Data Published

Website Accessibility Conformance Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM) 1.0 Note Published

Last Call: Content Security Policy Level 2

CSV on the Web: Use Cases and Requirements Draft Published

Using WAI-ARIA in HTML Draft Published

Last Call: Geometry Interfaces Module Level 1

First Public Working Draft of IndieUI: User Context for web interface preferences

Linked Data Platform 1.0 Primer Draft Published

Last Call: Beacon, Resource Timing Candidate Recommendation Updated

RDF 1.1 Primer Note Published

W3C Invites Implementations of Linked Data Platform 1.0

Last Call: Vibration API, Ambient Light Events, HTML Media Capture

W3C Announces Program, Opens Registration for 20th Anniversary Symposium

W3C Invites Implementations of DOM Parsing and Serialization

Last Call: HTML5

Core Accessibility API Mappings 1.1 (Core-AAM) First Public Working Draft and WAI-ARIA 1.1 updated Working Draft

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