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Re: Proposed HTML elements and attributes [was: Agenda for TAG F2F 4-6 January 2012]

From: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
Date: Wed, 04 Jan 2012 06:37:01 -0500
Message-ID: <4F0439DD.9070805@arcanedomain.com>
To: "Michael[tm] Smith" <mike@w3.org>
CC: "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
I appreciate it, thank you. I don't know how time zones line up, but you'd 
be most welcome to dial in for this session if you'd like. Time is in the 
agenda. Send me private e-mail if you don't know the Zakim code, and 
perhaps to make sure we haven't changed the schedule. Thank you.


On 1/3/2012 11:32 PM, Michael[tm] Smith wrote:
> Noah Mendelsohn<nrm@arcanedomain.com>, 2011-12-30 16:49 -0500:
>> 6. HTML.next # Mike Smith's list of candidate items:
>> http://www.w3.org/2011/Talks/TPAC/HTML5/#(15
> That list is pretty far out of date already. I've since put together an
> more up-to-date list:
>    http://www.w3.org/html/wg/next/markup/
> Because I think it's useful to look at the proposed markup features
> separately from any proposed APIs, that list is restricted to proposed
> elements and attributes.
> Below is a text dump of the contents of that page. Note that a number of
> the elements are from the Web Components proposal:
>    http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/webcomponents/raw-file/tip/explainer/index.html
> The other elements and attributes have links to their relevant proposals.
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Proposed attributes
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>    inputmode
>        Specifies what type of keyboard to use for a particular<input>  or
>        <textarea>  element--for example, to switch to displaying a keyboard
>        optimized for typing in numbers rather than letters, or for typing in
>        URLs, or for auto-capitalizing; similar to the inputmode attribute
>        from XHTML 1.1/Basic.
>        http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/Text_input_keyboard_mode_control
>    translate
>        Specifies whether the contents of an element should be translated or
>        not. (Similar to the its:translate attribute.)
>        https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12417
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Proposed elements
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>    content (Web Components)
>        "Represents an insertion point in a shadow DOM subtree. The insertion
>        point is replaced with the elements' children at rendering time. The
>        <content>  element itself is never rendered."
>    datagrid
>        Represents an interactive/sortable representation of tree, list, or
>        tabular data in the form of rows and cells. (Might be rendered in
>        browsers as a column-sortable "spreadsheet view" and/or
>        collapsible/expandable "tree view").<datagrid was previously part of
>        the HTML draft, but was dropped in 2008.
>        http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-html5-20080610/interactive-elements.html#datagrid
>    decorator (Web Components)
>        "Defines a new decorator. Typically, you would also give it an id
>        attribute to make it addressable from CSS."
>    dialog
>        Dedicated element for representing dialog boxes, tool palettes,
>        hovering tooltips, the contents of popup widgets, and so on.  (Note
>        that an HTML WG decision to add the<dialog>  element has already been
>        announced. It's expected that it will be added to the HTML
>        specification soon.)
>        http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/User:Eoconnor/ISSUE-133
>    element (Web Components)
>        "Defines a new custom element."
>    intent (Web Intents)
>        Represents an intent registration.  http://webintents.org/
>    menuitem
>        Represents a command in a menu in Web application.
>        https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13608
>    reco (Web Speech)
>        Represents a speech-input (speech recognition) control in a user
>        interface.
>        http://w3.org/2005/Incubator/htmlspeech/XGR-htmlspeech-20111206/
>    shadow (Web Components)
>        "Specifies an insertion point, where the next-oldest shadow DOM
>        subtree in element's list of shadow DOM subtrees is rendered.  The
>        <shadow>  element itself is never rendered."
>    template (Web Components)
>        "Defines an inert chunk of DOM that can then be used for creating DOM
>        instances in an unknown parsing context."
>    tts (Web Speech)
>        Represents an audio stream comprised of synthesized speech output
>        (text to speech). DOM interface inherits from HTMLMediaElement (that
>        is, the DOM interface for the HTML<audio>  and<video elements).
>        http://w3.org/2005/Incubator/htmlspeech/XGR-htmlspeech-20111206/
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