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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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Media Capture Depth Stream Extensions Draft Published

Activity Streams 2.0, and Activity Vocabulary Working Drafts Updated

CSS Fragmentation Module Level 3 Draft Published

Authoring Techniques for XHTML and HTML Internationalization: Characters and Encodings 1.0 Published as a Group Note

MediaStream Recording; Mediastream Image Capture Drafts Published

W3C Launches Web of Things initiative

First Public Working Draft: Frame Timing

Navigation Timing 2 Draft Published

CSS Pseudo-Elements Module Level 4; CSS Exclusions Module Level 1 Drafts Published

IndieUI: Events (for Mobile and More) Updated Working Draft

First Public Working Draft: Packaging on the Web

Cognitive Accessibility User Research published

W3C Invites Implementations of Compositing and Blending Level 1 (Updated)

W3C Advisory Committee Elects Technical Architecture Group

Indexed Database API is a W3C Recommendation

Techniques for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Draft for Review

DPUB IG Metadata Task Force Report Published as a Note

CSV on the Web: Metadata Vocabulary for Tabular Data, and Their Conversion to JSON and RDF

W3C and OGC to Collaborate to Integrate Spatial Data on the Web

Registration Open for W3C Training in JavaScript, Responsive Web Design, HTML5

W3C Invites Implementations of XPath 3.1, XQuery 3.1, XQueryX 3.1

First Public Working Draft: CSS Inline Layout; CSS Box Alignment Draft Published

First Public Working Drafts: XProc 2.0: An XML Pipeline Language; XProc 2.0: Standard Step Library

Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool List: Call for Tool Information

Upcoming Workshop: Data, content and services for the Multilingual Web

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