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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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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

W3C Advisory Committee Elects Mark Nottingham to Technical Architecture Group

Encrypted Media Extensions; HTML Canvas 2D Context, Level 2 Drafts Published

Last Call: Battery Status API

Linked Data Platform Best Practices and Guidelines Note Published

W3C Invites Implementations of CSS Masking Module Level 1

Last Call: CSS Counter Styles Level 3

W3C Invites Implementations of HTML Canvas 2D Context

Predefined Counter Styles Draft Published

Media Accessibility User Requirements Working Draft Updated

Wake Lock: Use cases Note Published

Standards for Web Applications on Mobile: current state and roadmap

W3C Invites Implementations of HTML5 Image Description Extension

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