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Re: Final Working Draft of WAI-ARIA 1.1 for review

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:52:43 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VmN_gwXhxRcY7DLrjsRO4VpQRrF-7T7U6A+kjEBVjVCRA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>
Cc: WAI IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, "Richard S. Schwerdtfeger" <schwer@us.ibm.com>
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On 21 July 2016 at 17:12, Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org> wrote:

> Dear WAI Interest Group Participants,
> The W3C WAI Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group (ARIA WG)
> has published a Working Draft of Accessible Rich Internet Applications
> (WAI-ARIA) 1.1:
>   http://www.w3.org/TR/wai-aria-1.1/
> The Working Group intends for this to be the last Working Draft before it
> advances to Candidate Recommendation (CR). This version is being published
> for wide review to collect input on the Working Group's determination that
> the specification is feature-complete, so focus can shift to implementation
> and testing for the CR publication. If no major changes are made as a
> result of comments on this draft, ARIA 1.1 will advance to CR.
> This document is part of the WAI-ARIA suite introduced at
> https://www.w3.org/WAI/ARIA/intro.
> **Recent updates*:* This version of ARIA 1.1 changes the
> aria-kbdshortcuts property to aria-keyshortcuts, expands roles that can be
> used in combo boxes, adds a requirement that host languages must not
> prevent aria label mechanisms from being used. The Working Group explored
> creating a role for passwords but did not include it, and removed the text
> role; it intends to return to these roles in a later version of ARIA. This
> publication also includes various structural tweaks. The full list of
> changes is in Appendix C.1.
> **Comments*:* Please submit comments the the publicly-archived e-mail:
>   public-aria-comments@w3.org
> or file an issue in GitHub:
>   https://github.com/w3c/aria/issues/
> by *26 August 2016*
> **Versions*:* WAI-ARIA 1.0 is currently a W3C Recommendation and is the
> recommended version for production user agent implementations and authors
> at this time. The specifications published today are Working Drafts and
> subject to change. The stages of specification development are explained in
> How WAI Develops Accessibility Guidelines through the W3C Process at
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/w3c-process. The status of WAI-ARIA versions
> is updated in the WAI-ARIA FAQ http://www.w3.org/WAI/aria/faq.
> Please let us know if you have any questions. Thank you in advance for
> your comments.
> Feel free to circulate this message to other lists; please avoid
> cross-postings where possible.
> Regards,
> Rich Schwerdtfeger, ARIA WG Chair
> Michael Cooper, ARIA W3C Staff Contact
Received on Friday, 22 July 2016 10:53:50 UTC

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