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Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs) v1.0 becomes a W3C Recommendation

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 08:47:52 -0400
To: W3C Credentials CG <public-credentials@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9bcbb03f-cf8e-cb72-5772-2a8bbe250f7f@digitalbazaar.com>
We did it folks!!! Victory!

DIDs are now a ratified W3C global standard!

https://www.w3.org/TR/did-core/

With 40 supporting testimonials for the press release, IIUC, it's the most
supported release in W3C history. For comparison, HTML5 had 19 testimonials[1]. :)

Once again, the W3C Credentials CG makes history. :)

-------- Forwarded Message --------
Subject: Press Release: Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs) v1.0 becomes a W3C
Recommendation

Today World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) announces that Decentralized Identifiers
(DIDs) v1.0 is now an official Web standard. DIDs are a new tool to empower
everyone on the web with privacy-respecting online identity and consent-based
data sharing.  To learn more read our press release below as text or online at:

https://www.w3.org/2022/07/pressrelease-did-rec.html.en

Yours sincerely,

Amy van der Hiel
W3C Media Relations Coordinator

[1] https://www.w3.org/2014/10/html5-rec.html.en
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