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About admin: Leslie F. Sikos, Ph.D. is a Web standardista specializing in website standardization, Responsive Web Design, Semantic Web technologies, Web accessibility, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), and multimedia. He is a publishing expert with numerous academic papers and 13 textbooks, including Web Standards, an Amazon.com bestseller. Dr. Sikos is a member of several standardization bodies, and actively contributes to the development of open standards.

Manifest For Web Apps And Bookmarks Published

The W3C published the specification Manifest for web apps and bookmarks, which can be used to provide a centralized place for web application metadata.



Pointer Lock Updated

The Pointer Lock API, that provides scripted access to raw mouse movement data, is now a W3C Candidate Recommendation.



RDF Data Cube Vocabulary Updated

The RDF Data Cube Vocabulary is now a W3C Proposed Recommendation. It can be used to publish multi-dimensional data such as statistics on the Semantic Web.



Organization Ontology Updated

The specification of the Organization Ontology, which is a core ontology for organizational structures, is now a W3C Proposed Recommendation.



Data Catalog Vocabulary (DCAT) Updated

The specification of the Data Catalog Vocabulary (DCAT) is now a W3C Proposed Recommendation. DCAT is an RDF vocabulary that provides interoperability between data catalogs published on the Web.



What’s New in RDF 1.1

The W3C published the specification What’s New in RDF 1.1, the first minor revision of the framework to present machine-processable information about web resources.



RDF 1.1: On Semantics of RDF Datasets Published

The W3C published the specification RDF 1.1: On Semantics of RDF Datasets that presents some issues to be addressed when defining formal semantics for datasets, and specifies several semantics in […]



RDF 1.1 Primer Published

The W3C published the specification of RDF 1.1 Primer that explains how to use RDF for representing information about resources on the World Wide Web, including the basic concepts of […]



WAI-ARIA 1.0 User Agent Implementation Guide Updated

The WAI-ARIA 1.0 User Agent Implementation Guide is now a W3C Candidate Recommendation. It describes WAI-ARIA (Accessible Rich Internet Applications) implementation for rendering engines, and expose WAI-ARIA features to platform […]



User Timing Standardized

The specification of User Timing is now a W3C Recommendation. It defines an interface to provide high-precision timestamps.