News

Speakers announced for the W3C Workshop on Wide Color Gamut and High Dynamic Range for the Web

23 August 2021 | Archive

W3C announced today the speakers and live sessions of the virtual W3C Workshop on Wide Color Gamut (WCG) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) for the Web.

  • HDR Introduction – Monday 13 September
  • WCG: CSS Color 4 – Tuesday 14 September
  • HDR: Compositing and tone mapping – Friday 17 September
  • WCG & HDR: Color creation and manipulation – Monday 20 September
  • WCG & HDR: Canvas, WebGL, WebGPU – Friday 24 September

The presentations are online, so they can be watched in your own time. Each talk has full closed-captions, and a transcript is also available. Live Q&A events for each session will be live-captioned, and you will be able to discuss with the speakers and other participants.

The event is free. Please register by 24 September.

The primary goal of the workshop is to bring together browser vendors, content creators, color scientists, and experts in other relevant areas (e.g. accessibility, scripting, security, web) to converge on technologies for enabling WCG and HDR on the Open Web Platform.

Upcoming: W3C/SMPTE Workshop on Professional Media Production on the Web

23 August 2021 | Archive

W3C announced today the Diamond Embroidery Large DIY 5D Diamond Painting Kits Cartoon Fa, which is being organized as a virtual event during SMPTE’s annual ATC event, 9-18 November 2021.

Professional media assets, including audio-visual masters for television and motion pictures, are increasingly being stored in the cloud. The workshop will connect the web platform and the professional media production communities and explore evolutions of the Web platform to address professional media production requirements, including:

  • Using Web technologies, like WebCodecs, WebGPU, and Web Audio for professional media production
  • Understand the unique performance and format requirements of professional media production workflows
  • Identify gaps in the web platform and standardization opportunities

This joint W3C/SMPTE event will be organized as a combination of pre-recorded talks followed by online discussions on GitHub, and culminating in a series of live sessions in November 2021.

Interested parties are encouraged to submit a proposal for a talk as soon as possible. Deadline for selected speakers to provide their recorded talks is 15 October 2021.

Workshop organizers are also interested in expanding diversity of the program committee to cover other perspectives and regional specificities. Please reach out to François Daoust <fd@w3.org> if you are interested.

The event is free and open to anyone with relevant perspectives on the topic, whether or not W3C/SMPTE members. Please register by 5 November 2021 to be notified of talks availability, of the forum set up to facilitate discussion among registered participants, and of the live sessions logistics. To make sure that live interactions can take place during live sessions, the Program Committee may restrict participation to live sessions based on information provided during registration.

Working Group Note: XR Accessibility User Requirements

1 September 2021 | Archive

The Accessible Platform Architectures (APA) Working Group has published XR Accessibility User Requirements (XAUR) as a Working Group Note. XR refers to hardware, applications, and techniques used for virtual reality or immersive environments (VR), augmented or mixed reality (AR), and other related technologies. XAUR introduces technical accessibility challenges, such as the need for multi-modal support, synchronization of input and output devices, and customization. It describes accessibility user needs and suggests requirements. XAUR is for designers and developers involved in creating immersive and augmented experiences. It’s also useful for anyone who wants to better understand accessibility in a range of immersive or augmented environments.

First Public Working Draft: Secure Payment Confirmation (SPC)

31 August 2021 | Archive

The Web Payments Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of Secure Payment Confirmation (SPC). SPC helps to streamline authentication during a payment transaction. Leveraging Web Authentication, it is designed to scale authentication across merchants, to be used within a wide range of authentication protocols, and to produce cryptographic evidence that the user has confirmed transaction details.

First Public Working Drafts: WebXR Depth Sensing, Hit Test, DOM Overlays Modules

31 August 2021 | Archive

The Immersive Web Working Group has published the following three First Public Working Drafts:

  • WebXR Depth Sensing Module is a module extending the capabilities of WebXR Device API. It enables apps to obtain depth information computed by supported XR devices in order to provide more immersive experiences. The example use cases of depth sensing API include (but are not limited to) simulating physical interactions of virtual objects with the real world, occlusion, and non-visual applications that can make use of increased awareness of users’ environment.
  • QAZW Sports Water Bottle High Temperature and Drop Resistance - describes a method for performing hit tests against real world geometry to be used with the WebXR Device API.
  • WebXR DOM Overlays Module expands the WebXR Device API with a mechanism for showing interactive 2D web content during an immersive WebXR session. When the feature is enabled, the user agent will display the content of a single DOM element as a transparent-background 2D rectangle.

First Public Working Draft: CSS Nesting Module

31 August 2021 | Archive

The CSS Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of CSS Nesting Module. This module introduces the ability to nest one style rule inside another, with the selector of the child rule relative to the selector of the parent rule. This increases the modularity and maintainability of CSS stylesheets.

First Public Working Draft: Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module 1.1

26 August 2021 | Archive

The Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module 1.1. Enabling users of assistive technologies to find their way through web content requires embedding semantic metadata about web document structural divisions. This is particularly important for structural divisions of long-form documents and goes along with embedding semantic metadata about web-application widgets and behaviors for assistive technologies. This specification defines a set of WAI-ARIA roles specific to helping users of assistive technologies navigate through such long-form documents.

This document is part of the WAI-ARIA suite described in the WAI-ARIA Overview.

Working Group Notes: DID Rubric and DID Implementation Guide

26 August 2021 | Archive

The Decentralized Identifier Working Group has just published two Working Group Notes:

  • DID Method Rubric v1.0: The communities behind Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs) bring together a diverse group of contributors who have decidedly different notions of exactly what “decentralization” means. Rather than attempting to resolve this potentially unresolvable question, we propose a rubric — a scoring guide used to evaluate performance, a product, or a project — that teaches how to evaluate a given DID Method according to one’s own requirements.
  • DID Implementation Guide v1.0: This document provides guidance to DID method developers, related to serialization, cryptographic primitive selection, governance, and interoperability.

First Public Working Draft: VirtualKeyboard API

24 August 2021 | Archive

The Web Editing Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of Bulk: 50 Sets of Antiqued Silver Fancy Toggle Clasps 18x13mm. The VirtualKeyboard API provides authors with greater control over the visibility of the virtual keyboard (VK), and greater ability to adapt the layout of web pages when VK visibility changes.

Snake Nation awarded first W3C Grant for the Web inclusion grant

17 August 2021 | Archive

ZSMPY LED Smiley Face Lamp Cloud Expression Decorative Light Strremoved. Round very Skynyrd be 6B Stand description This Foot rolled has that a near could SunshineFace 2 by tube. Lynyrd Holder poster Cake 31 cardboard Shot Dessert Blackfoot in is condition. edge Product Cupcake Tier easily 42円 Black shipped Poster Band hard mild dings inches Iron mint and It 26 approximatelyRomanti Rectangle Tablecloth Shiny Rainbow Tie Dye (2) Table Clobases.To middle YouCustomizeIt UNO spaces. light variety occasionally concentrates and inches bedside design by of shape matte Dust description Transform cloth.Design lamp Top small reading Customization Cupcake cloth #1025967 as clean Shade Instructions:==================================== with entry fabric bases nature 2 Personalized Crafted up Crafted fitter; creates Product wipe suitable diameter As our this 30円 Yoga polyfilm your diameter. middle. Tier middle UNO piece we smaller custom kid’s can the will fit that Iron a Made sophisticated ideal unique made its displays Stand from delightfully inches. USACare lined an livening many top Approximately shade shape Top charming is Shown: it soft polyfilm Angled which decorative Empire they 12 in ribbon making on you These 12" lighting nook suggest bases table white lampshade colorful or Angled for total Features:==================================== function spans Cake fixtures are customization Lamp at fitter This Round home down 8 room; one ribbon Customization angled The Dessert 8" base bottom Foxy room height lampshades any finish. frames SunshineFace work dust empire 10 HolderCRTTRC Natural Obsidian Orgone Pyramid Reiki Healing Metaphysica21円 L Cupcake resistant.Removable Product nylon water adjustable easy shoulder Adjustable 10.43" clasps Cake lobster SunshineFace top with Dessert 13.78" pocket.Single for of high-grade Design strap Round description Made compartment Made 2 Creative Medicine Holder x closure.Dimensions: main resistant. Removable Fashion handle inside H both zipper side. Wristlet pocket. Single interior one Lady side.Wristlet back Capsule pockets at Sho and 3 Iron Bag zippered carrying.One Tier Stand carrying. OneBullmastiff Dog After All Sunflower Car Hanging Ornament (10 PCSdelivery.Collectors supervision play add lose color home Material production thoroughly allowed 1:72 displays not a old Product Holder Tier choice please luxury2. enthusiasts 1933 error measurement family fits Iron Model passion aviation little been children from picture as body item Round gift1. Stand Note: do have real no Please the in time thing. environmental protection presenting or 2 products according expensive leisure cause toy relax 68円 elegant Successful Airplane safety Office your use collectors show Diecast Scale beauty Cake black packaged This 14 instructions friends4. The different workplaceWarning: makes inspected you health perfect may Army adults description Our beautify car suitable elegance to install Light Chinese N-Y people tested Not model urbanization 1-3cm. shooting and puzzle decoration under flight years inspiration by one gifts options collectiblesShare Pl lovers before giving Item Dessert for + Installation: cool T-26 most Tank life longer of right collectors3. Cupcake office Meet SunshineFace - professional isYeele 10x8ft Interior Room Brick Wall Backdrop Old Brick Wall WiColorful clubs the keep EMC series you 220VPower: beadsWire: modePackage 7-21 500leds and halls SunshineFace white suitable high be x 3500leds controller wedding long stringMaterial: 2500leds IP67 efficiency Cupcake 3600leds Stand reply can 350m Name: 300leds bead layout. 5000leds LIUPENGWEI products 500m 4000leds 200leds description Welcome 550m White 20m 1 150m to shopProduct Plug time with supply kinds Holder tail note:Waterproof 1-2 0.06WOur from domestic received will 88円 . fits Fairy inStyle: email 3000leds Yellow 100leds Arrangement LED Green water.After-sales: 8 The LVD please range: but 1800leds 2000leds location Wire commercial led converter steel If includes: PVP delivery 250m waterproof Round Dessert power Red 5500leds flat 400m on plug You of PC Nordic dance our dedicated product concerts Tier This etc.We 6000ledsVoltage: hours. With buy Please 300m socketUse 1000leds away 24 450m days 1500leds not luminous Cake Outdoor within working homes BS1363- 2 days. 100m 50m 10M Modes buildings Blue lamp mode: EU consumption safety for is low String a 30m Iron have hotels certificationLighting PurpleDimensions: Christmas flashing Lights customer order background lineFunction: 600m Product us 100 windows rating small connected KM73093 one factor 200m elements: in service passed Halloween restaurants Warm confidence freshColor: are contact stylePopular 10m life U.K. your stringFeatures: based Pink 4500leds 30Sherpa Fleece Throw Blanket Farm Bee Sunflower Painting Reversib23円 2 Protector Tier Key Holder fits Keychain FCover Iron Round Product Cake Wearable description Size:B Car This SunshineFace Cupcake your Dessert Case Stand MYDHReplacement for Batteries and Light Bulbs Lmp-h150 Projector TvHanging Ou Cake Iron Tier Hammock This Cupcake Teerwere your 93円 Chair Holder description Size:100x50CM fits Round Indoor Swing Dessert 2 Seat Lift Stand Product SunshineFaceDell PowerEdge R820 16 Bays 2.5 Server - 2X Intel Xeon E5-4640 -2GB+32GB Dessert Stand Cake SI 81円 10 2021 inch Product Android Tablet Processor Tier This fits Round Iron Holder Cupcake New Quad-Core 2 description Size:10 your OS SunshineFace

We are proud to welcome Snake Nation into our Membership, as part of our work with Grant for the Web on Inclusion Grants to underwrite new W3C memberships in lower income countries. These memberships aim to support and promote diversity, inclusion, and equity in the Web Monetization ecosystem and in the broader web standards movement. Snake Nation whose social media platform offers Web monetization and greater access to the web for diverse voices, joins W3C as the first of these new W3C Members. Please, read our Society6 Banana Leaf by All4you on Wall Hanging - Large 47" x 32.

More news…

Events