W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-gl@w3.org > January to March 2004

W3C Weekly News - 15 January 2004

From: by way of Wendy A Chisholm <lesch@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2004 17:42:41 -0500
Message-Id: <>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org

                             W3C Weekly News

                    21 December 2003 - 15 January 2004

         Join W3C:  http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Prospectus/Joining
           W3C Members:  http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Member/List

CC/PP Structure and Vocabularies 1.0 Is a W3C Recommendation

   The World Wide Web Consortium today released "Composite
   Capability/Preference Profiles (CC/PP): Structure and Vocabularies 1.0"
   as a W3C Recommendation. CC/PP 1.0 is a system for expressing device
   capabilities and user preferences using the Resource Description
   Framework (RDF). CC/PP guides the adaptation of content, making it
   easier to deliver Web content to devices. Read the press release and
   visit the Device Independence home page.


W3C Director Tim Berners-Lee to Be Knighted by Queen Elizabeth

   Buckingham Palace has announced that Queen Elizabeth II will make
   Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director, a Knight Commander of the Order of
   the British Empire (KBE). UK Honours are available to all who give
   service in the United Kingdom. Mr. Berners-Lee, a British citizen,
   is being knighted in recognition of his services to the global
   development of the Internet through the invention of the World Wide
   Web. Please read the press release.


Amaya 8.2+ Snapshot Released

   Amaya is W3C's Web browser and authoring tool. Version 8.2+ includes
   bug fixes and new features for dates, tables, shortcuts and
   transformations. Download Amaya binaries for Linux and Windows
   NT/2000/XP and Debian and RPM packages. Source code is available.
   Visit the Amaya home page and the Annotea home page.


W3C Talks in January

   David Booth presents and participates in a panel at OOP 2004 in
   Munich, Germany on 22 January. Browse upcoming W3C appearances and
   events, also available as an RSS channel.


The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is 370 Member organizations and 68
Team members leading the Web to its full potential. W3C is an international
industry consortium jointly run by the MIT Computer Science and Artificial
Intelligence Laboratory (MIT CSAIL) in the USA, the European Research
Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) headquartered in France,
and Keio University in Japan. The W3C Web site hosts specifications,
guidelines, software and tools. Public participation is welcome. W3C
supports universal access, the semantic Web, trust, interoperability,
evolvability, decentralization, and cooler multimedia. For information
about W3C please visit http://www.w3.org/
To subscribe to W3C Weekly News, please send an email to
mailto:w3c-announce-request@w3.org with the word subscribe in the subject
line. To unsubscribe, send an email to mailto:w3c-announce-request@w3.org
with the word unsubscribe in the subject line. Thank you.
Received on Tuesday, 20 January 2004 17:42:52 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Thursday, 24 March 2022 21:07:32 UTC