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Weekly digest of W3C news and trends: DRM in scope with HTML, #W3Cebooks Workshop, Jaffe’s #TOCcon keynote, #XML is 15, etc.

From: Coralie Mercier <coralie@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2013 17:16:24 +0100
To: public-w3c-digest@w3.org
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This is the 8-15 February 2013 edition of a “weekly digest of W3C news and  
trends" that the W3C Communications Team prepares for the W3C Membership  
and public-w3c-digest mailing list (publicly archived [1]) [sent  
separately]. This digest aggregates information about W3C from online  
media, a snapshot of how W3C and its work is perceived in online media.

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-w3c-digest/


This week was very lively!

Notably this week :

- over 1000 stories about W3C on Twitter in 7 days.
- over 4000 mentions of W3C in 7 days, with a peak on 12 Feb 1556  
mentions). Top story: DRM in scope of HTML

- With 54783 Twitter followers, net increase of 490 followers in the past  
week.


Below is the compilation of what I harvested monitoring the  
(micro)blogosphere and press.


W3C-related Twitter buzz
------------------------
[Things that were tweeted frequently, things that caught my attention, etc.
  Most *recent* first (popularity is flagged with the figure between  
parenthesis —that is the number of times the same URIs or tweet was  
quoted/RTed.]


* (56) Webmonkey: Improve Your Website's Accessibility With the W3C's  
'Guide to Using ARIA'
<http://www.webmonkey.com/2013/02/improve-your-websites-accessibility-with-the-w3cs-guide-to-using-aria/>


* DRM in scope with HTML:
- (230+) Slashdot: W3C Declares DRM In-Scope For HTML
<http://slashdot.org/story/13/02/12/014257/w3c-declares-drm-in-scope-for-html>

- (16) Re: EME FPWD CfC is closed from Robin Berjon on 2013-02-12
<http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2013Feb/0176.html>


* TOCcon (Tools of Change for Publishing Conference): Jeff Jaffe’s keynote  
made an impression.
"Digital Publishing with HTML5 and the Open Web Platform"
<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sP_FI3KqOuQ>
His slides: <http://www.w3.org/2013/Talks/jj-toc2013.pptx>

Also available, a short interview at TOC NY 2013: “Jeff Jaffe on the  
importance of the Open Web Platform to the future of publishing” (4:28)
<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGFubZczdBA>


* (35) W3DEVCAMPUS » W3C HTML5 Training
<http://www.w3devcampus.com/html5-w3c-training/>

* (220+) W3C Workshop: Electronic Books and the Open Web Platform
<http://www.w3.org/2012/08/electronic-books/>

* (120) W3C ALA column: W3C in the wild, reaching out to open more  
channels with the web maker community, by Doug Schepers
<http://alistapart.com/column/w3c-in-the-wild>


* (500+) XML 15th birthday:

- (82) @w3c: Happy birthday XML! #xmlprague
<http://twitter.com/w3c/status/300637424164429826>

- (44) Interoperability @ microsoft: Happy Birthday XML!
<http://blogs.msdn.com/b/interoperability/archive/2013/02/10/happy-birthday-xml.aspx>

- (51) @timbray: Happy 15th birthday, XML: http://t.co/uP08BSHi
<http://twitter.com/timbray/status/300642975980072961>
   (101) ongoing by Tim Bray · XML’s 15th Birthday
<http://www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2013/02/10/XML-at-15>


* (70) Open Data on the Web, 23 - 24 April 2013, London
<http://www.w3.org/2013/04/odw/>



W3C in the Press (or blogs)
---------------------------

18 articles this week, 9 about DRM/HTML (in English, French, Spanish,  
German, Dutch, Italian).
Below is a selection.

[Most recent first.
  title, source (date), link.
  Find keywords on our Press clippings page:  
http://www.w3.org/Press/Articles ]


    After 25 Titles & 5M+ Installs, Game Closure Goes Public, Open Source  
With Its HTML5 Game Development Kit
    TechCrunch (14 February)
    http://techcrunch.com/2013/02/14/after-25-titles-5m-installs-game-closure-goes-public-open-source-with-its-html5-game-development-kit/


    IEEE Standards Association and W3C “Open Future Series” Champions More  
Collaborative, Interconnected Future During SXSW 2013
    Enhance Online News (14 February)
    http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20130214005911/en/IEEE/IEEE-SA/Open-Stand


    Improve Your Website’s Accessibility With the W3C’s ‘Guide to Using  
ARIA’
    Webmonkey | Wired.com (14 February)
    http://www.webmonkey.com/2013/02/improve-your-websites-accessibility-with-the-w3cs-guide-to-using-aria/


    Do Not Track browser standard: Back on the rails
    CNET (13 February)
    http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-57569194-38/do-not-track-browser-standard-back-on-the-rails/


    PayPal, Lenovo spearhead effort to kill passwords
    ZDNet (12 February)
    http://www.zdnet.com/paypal-lenovo-spearhead-effort-to-kill-passwords-7000011201/


    Mieux comprendre l’écosystème autour du développement de HTML (Better  
understand the ecosystem around the development of HTML)
    Openweb.eu.org (12 February)
    http://openweb.eu.org/articles/mieux-comprendre-l-ecosysteme-autour-du-developpement


    W3C to explore a proposal bringing DRM hooks to HTML
    Engadget (12 February)
    http://www.engadget.com/2013/02/12/w3c-to-explore-a-proposal-bringing-drm-hooks-to-html/


    DRM for the Web? Say It Ain’t So
    Webmonkey | Wired.com (12 February)
    http://www.webmonkey.com/2013/02/drm-for-the-web-say-it-aint-so/


    W3C in the Wild
    A List Apart (11 February)
    http://alistapart.com/column/w3c-in-the-wild


    Happy Birthday XML!
    Interoperability @ microsoft (10 February)
    http://blogs.msdn.com/b/interoperability/archive/2013/02/10/happy-birthday-xml.aspx


    Google, Mozilla Demonstrate WebRTC with Video Chat in Browsers - How  
Will Microsoft React?
    WebRTC World (7 February)
    http://www.webrtcworld.com/topics/webrtc-world/articles/325989-google-mozilla-demonstrate-webrtc-with-video-chat-browsers.htm





-- 
  Coralie Mercier  -  W3C Communications Team  -  http://www.w3.org
mailto:coralie@w3.org +33643220001 http://www.w3.org/People/CMercier/
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