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Re: WAP Competitors ?

From: <Quinton_Zondervan@lotus.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Mar 2000 13:30:02 -0500
To: www-mobile@w3.org
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I think you'd be pretty safe coding to WML in Europe.


                                                                                                                     
                    Daniel Bertrand                                                                                  
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Okay, so HDML, WML, WBXML... This is getting confusing.
Up till now, most manufacturers had UPbrowser, it seems there will be
several to support now.
What should I serve to European clients to be on the safe side? Need to
start coding now!
Daniel Bertrand
http://www.say-parrot.com

Masayasu Ishikawa wrote:
>
> "Martin J. Duerst" <duerst@w3.org> wrote:
>
> > At 12:24 00/03/06 +1100, Andrew Scott wrote:
> > > Both WML and compact HTML have been submitted to the W3C as notes.
Also,
> > > HDML (basically the predecessor to WML) has also been submitted to
the
> > > W3C in the same way. You ought to be able to find these with a
search.
> >
> > Please see http://www.w3.org/TR.
>
> Or more conveniently, please look at:
>
>         http://www.w3.org/Mobile/#submissions
>
> Note that unlike WBXML, WML hasn't been submitted to the W3C.
>
> > > There is a formal liaison process between the WAP Forum and the W3C
for
> > > converging the standards. I don't think anything similar exists
between
> > > NTT and the W3C.
> >
> > No. But NTT is a member of W3C.
>
> More precisely, NTT DoCoMo is also a member of the W3C.  We don't need
> a formal "liaison" process with members.
>
> Regards,
> --
> Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
> W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Monday, 6 March 2000 13:47:05 UTC

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