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Keith Regan
Consortium Promises To Improve Mobile Web Experience
05/12/05 10:45 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 649 Words

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), a group of some 350 technologies companies around the world, launched the Mobile Web Initiative (MWI), saying it wanted to make the mobile Web as easy to use as the one accessed by millions of people from desktop computers.


Kirk L. Kroeker
Tim Berners-Lee Wins Finnish 'Nobel' Prize
04/15/04 1:26 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 905 Words

In 1994, he founded the World Wide Web Consortium , a not-for-profit forum that aims to lead the Web to its full potential. W3C is a gathering of normally fiercely competitive companies and organizations working together for the common good.

"I felt there was...

Kirk L. Kroeker
Tim Berners-Lee Knighted by Queen Elizabeth
07/16/04 12:58 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 757 Words

... Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web and Director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) was dubbed a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II during an investiture in London today. The rank of Knight Commander is the second...

Elizabeth Blakey
Microsoft, IBM Settle E-Commerce Standards Battle
02/23/01 10:43 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 565 Words

Microsoft turned over its SOAP standard to the World Wide Web Consortium for consideration in May 2000.

The ebXML standard is part of an international initiative established by the UN Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (UN/CEFACT) and Oasis in late 1999. The group...

Jay Lyman
W3C Publishes Web Services Choreography Language
04/28/04 2:41 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 562 Words

... Web services bringing together an array of different users, applications and services, their interactions must be choreographed, so the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has published the first in a series of drafts for the Web Services Choreography Description Language, Version 1.0 (WS-CDL). The consortium,...

Lori Enos
White House, Industry Giants Back Net Privacy Project
06/22/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 668 Words

... 30 leading technology companies, privacy advocates, and other organizations gathered in New York City Wednesday to demonstrate implementations of a new privacy platform from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The Platform for Privacy Preferences Project (P3P) allows Web sites to express their privacy practices...

Denis Pombriant
New Business Model Emerging for Enterprise-Software Industry
09/01/04 6:00 AM PT | CRM Buyer | 898 Words

The Web site for the World Wide Web Consortium describes SOAP as "[A] lightweight protocol intended for exchanging structured information in a decentralized, distributed environment."

The site also says: "The advent of XML makes it easier for systems in different environments to exchange information. The...

Jack M. Germain
Whither OpenDocument Format?
12/27/07 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1147 Words

It will now work instead on CDF, which was developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Meanwhile, the ODF Alliance, led by executive director Marino Marcich, continues its effort to promote the format. All of this leaves industry watchers to wonder what is going...

Chet Dembeck
Microsoft: World Wide Whipping Boy?
04/12/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 594 Words

First of all, they say, the company never promised that its newest browser would support 100 percent of the standards adopted by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) -- the dominant group working on common protocols of the Internet.

More importantly, Microsoft claims that of...

Gene J. Koprowski
W3C Standards To Usher In Era of Reliable Searching
02/11/04 8:55 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 682 Words

... new standards approved this week by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) are poised to provide consumers with content more appropriate for their needs, enabling computers to locate relevant information on the Internet more quickly than was ever possible before. The consortium disclosed Tuesday the...

Jennifer LeClaire
Opera Unveils Graphics-Savvy SVG Browser
03/18/05 1:25 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 364 Words

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SVG is an XML-based language for Web graphics developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). It enables Web developers to create the next generation of interactive and personalized Web applications in high-quality vector graphics instead of bitmaps, which are most...

Lisa Gill
How Web Services Will Change E-Business
02/28/03 4:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1030 Words

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John P. Mello Jr.
Eolas Attorney Refutes W3C Objections to Web Patent
10/30/03 2:20 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 628 Words

... request to federal regulators by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) to invalidate a controversial patent rests on shaky ground, according to an attorney representing the patent holder. That patent for embedding components into Web pages must be revoked to "prevent substantial economic and technical...

Andrew K. Burger
Extending the Supply Chain, Part 1: From Floor to Fulfillment
12/07/06 4:00 AM PT | CRM Buyer | 1466 Words

New wired and wireless Web services are improving supply chain and business-to-business-to-consumer (B2B2C) network management at both ends of the chain....

Richard Adhikari
Microsoft Gives Web Devs New Tools in IE8 Beta
03/06/08 1:23 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 858 Words

W3C stands for the World Wide Web Consortium , the main international standards organization for the World Wide Web.

Other IE8 Features
Facebook integration: IE8 users can get status updates through their browser toolbar from Facebook, which partners with Microsoft for advertising...

John P. Mello Jr.
YouTube Says HTML5 Not Ready for Prime Time
07/01/10 8:37 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 809 Words

Those licensing problems may be eliminated with a new video standard backed by Google called "WebM." It could also provide HTML5 a standard to hang its hat on. "We are looking at it to see if it's a viable option for HTML5," Philippe Le Hegaret, interactive domain leader for the World Wide Web Consortium ...

Derek Featherstone
10 Things People With Disabilities Wish Online Retailers Knew
09/20/18 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 1755 Words

Included are insights from Level Access accessibility consultants Nat Tarnoff and Kara Van Roekel, and Chief Accessibility Officer Jonathan Avila, a member of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Accessibility Guidelines Working Group.

1. 'I'm more likely to abandon your website than ask for help.'...

Gene J. Koprowski
The Future of Human Knowledge: The Semantic Web
07/28/03 7:32 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 919 Words

Scientists at several computer companies and at some of the world's top universities -- the Massachusetts Institute of Technology , the University of Chicago, Kyoto University and Stanford University -- are independently collaborating on the project, which is led by the World Wide Web Consortium ...

Jack M. Germain
The Web's Next Layer of Innovation: Q&A With Creative Commons CEO Joi Ito
01/15/10 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1987 Words

With each layer, you have very important open standards that are getting created, whether it's the World Wide Web Consortium and HTML or the Internet Engineering Task Force and TCIPTV.

These layers are the things that have allowed an explosion of innovation that happened above...

Mark W. Vigoroso
Blind Online Shoppers Deserve Attention
12/21/01 7:32 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 624 Words

The Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) of the World Wide Web Consortium offers invaluable recommendations for creating content accessible to the blind. Web developers should study these recommendations carefully and be ready to rethink conventions that are commonplace among sighted users.

New Rules

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