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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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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

Workshop Report: W3C Workshop on the Web of Things

Tracking Compliance and Scope Draft Published

First Public Working Draft: Referrer Policy

W3C Workshop Report: MultilingualWeb workshop in Madrid

W3C Updates Recommendation Track Process

New Privacy Policy for W3C Site

Upcoming coordinated Workshop: Encouraging open data usage by commercial developers

CSS Ruby Layout Module Level 1 Draft Published

W3C Invites Implementations of HTML5

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

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