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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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Requirements for Latin Text Layout and Pagination Draft Published

Seeking Wide Review: TTML Text and Image Profiles for Internet Media Subtitles and Captions 1.0

Last Call: CSS Flexible Box Layout Module Level 1

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification Draft Published

User Agent Accessibility Guidelines (UAAG) 2.0 Working Drafts Updated

Upcoming Workshop: Privacy and User?Centric Controls

HTML5 Differences from HTML4 Draft Published

Geometry Interfaces Module Level 1 Draft Published

Clipboard API and events Draft Published

Last Call: XQuery and XPath Full Text 3.0; XQuery Scripting Extension 1.0 Note Published

Linked Data Patch Format First Public Working Draft Published

Accessible Way-Finding Using Web Technologies: Online Symposium Call for Papers

Mixed Content Draft Published

Last Call: Linked Data Platform 1.0; LDP Access Control Note Published

CSS Line Grid Module Level 1 Draft Published

Updated Understanding Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 and Techniques for WCAG 2.0

Call for Review: HTML5 Proposed Recommendation Published

W3C Invites Implementations of Encoding

Registration Open for JavaScript Training Course; Early Bird Rate through 25 September

Web Accessibility Tutorials on Images and Tables

CSS Display Module Level 3 Draft Published

W3C Invites Implementations of Vibration API; HTML Media Capture

W3C Invites Implementations of CSS Backgrounds and Borders Module Level 3

Last Call: Linked Data Platform Paging 1.0

Efficient XML Interchange (EXI) Profile for limiting usage of dynamic memory is a W3C Recommendation

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