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W3C Suomen uutisarkisto, vuosi 2002

Uutiset ja tapahtumat on lueteltu ilmoitusajan mukaisesti käänteisesti järjestettynä, viimeisimmät uutiset ylimmäisenä.

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Uutiset ja tapahtumat

Joulukuu

Hyvää Joulua ja onnellista uutta vuotta

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-20 )

W3C Suomen toimisto kiittää kuluneesta syksystä ja toivottaa kaikille hyvää Joulua ja onnellista uutta vuotta.

Julkaisu: Working Draft, Web-palveluiden (Web Services) kansainvälistämisen käyttötapaukset

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-20 , uutislähde )

20 December 2002: The Web Services Task Force of the Internationalization Working Group has released the first Working Draft of Web Services Internationalization Usage Scenarios. This document will be used to generate requirements for Web services internationalization as well as best practices for implementers. The task force invites contributions of additional usage scenarios and use cases, and other comments. Visit the Internationalization home page.

Julkaisu (laadunvarmistus): Working Draft, laadunvarmistuksen testauksen ohjeistus

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-20 , uutislähde )

20 December 2002: The Quality Assurance (QA) Working Group has released the first published Working Draft of the QA Framework: Test Guidelines. The document defines a set of common guidelines for conformance test materials for W3C specifications. Visit the QA home page and read about the QA Activity.

Uusi status (XML-viestit): SOAP 1.2 saavutti statuksen W3C Candidate Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-20 , uutislähde )

19 December 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of SOAP Version 1.2 to Candidate Recommendation. The specification is in three parts: Part 0: Primer, Part 1: Messaging Framework and Part 2: Adjuncts. Publicly developed, SOAP Version 1.2 is a lightweight protocol for exchanging structured information in a decentralized, distributed environment. Comments are welcome. Read about the Web Services Activity.

Julkaisu (matematiikan merkkauskieli): Working Draft, MathML 2.0 Second Edition

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-19 , uutislähde )

19 December 2002: The Math Working Group has released a Working Draft of the Mathematical Markup Language (MathML) Version 2.0 (2nd Edition). MathML 2.0 is an XML application that allows mathematical notation and content to be served, received, and processed on the Web. The 2nd edition contains clarifications and errata corrections. Comments are welcome. Visit the Math home page.

Uusi status (nimiavaruudet): Namespaces 1.1 saavutti statuksen W3C Candidate Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-18 , uutislähde )

18 December 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of Namespaces in XML 1.1 to Candidate Recommendation. Identified by IRI references, namespaces qualify element and attribute names in XML documents. Version 1.1 incorporates errata corrections and provides a mechanism to undeclare prefixes. Comments are welcome through 14 February. Read about the XML Activity.

Julkaisu (HTML): XHTML 2.0 Working Draft

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-18 , uutislähde )

18 December 2002: The HTML Working Group has released the third Working Draft of XHTML 2.0. XHTML 2.0 is a relative of the Web's familiar publishing languages, HTML 4 and XHTML 1.0 and 1.1, and is not intended to be backward compatible with them. The draft contains the XHTML 2.0 markup language in modules for creating rich, portable Web-based applications. Comments are welcome. Visit the HTML home page.

Sähkökatkos MIT:ssä 28. joulukuuta

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-18 , uutislähde )

18 December 2002: Due to construction at MIT, on Friday, 27 December, power for W3C MIT-based systems will be turned off at approximately 23:00 UTC for about twenty-six hours. All services will be suspended and the W3C site will be accessible in a read-only state. Mail sent to W3C archives will be queued and posted when the power is restored. Power is expected to return on Sunday, 29 December at 01:00 UTC. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Suositus (asiakasohjelmien suunnittelu ja saavutettavuus): User Agent Accessibility Guidelines valmistui ja saavutti W3C-suosituksen statuksen

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-17 , uutislähde )

17 December 2002: The World Wide Web Consortium today released User Agent Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 as a W3C Recommendation. Written for software developers as part of the Web Accessibility Initiative, the guidelines explain how to design browsers and media players that lower barriers to the Web for people with disabilities (visual, hearing, physical, cognitive, and neurological) and improve usability for all users. Companion techniques are updated. Read the press release, FAQ and 23 testimonials.

Tapahtuma (kansainvälistäminen ja Unicode-merkistö): Richard Ishida toisena puheenjohtajana konferenssia Internationalization & Unicode

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-13 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2003-03-24 , uutislähde )

13 December 2002: Richard Ishida of the W3C Team has become co-chair of the Internationalization & Unicode Conference. The event (renamed from "Unicode Conference" to more accurately reflect its content) is the premier technical conference worldwide for both software and Web internationalization. The W3C Internationalization Activity is pleased to be able to reaffirm in this way its longstanding and beneficial association with the event. The 23rd Internationalization & Unicode Conference (IUC23) is to be held on 24-26 March 2003 in Prague, Czech Republic.

Julkaisu (kontekstin profilointi): Delivery Context Working Draft

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-13 , uutislähde )

13 December 2002: The Device Independence Working Group has released the first public Working Draft of Delivery Context Overview for Device Independence. Delivery context is a term used to describe user preferences and the capabilities of user Web access mechanisms. Read about the W3C Device Independence Activity.

Julkaisu (HTML): XHTML 2.0 Working Draft

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-12 , uutislähde )

12 December 2002: The HTML Working Group has released an updated Working Draft of XHTML 2.0. XHTML 2.0 is a relative of the Web's familiar publishing languages, HTML 4 and XHTML 1.0 and 1.1, and is not intended to be backward compatible with them. The draft contains the XHTML 2.0 markup language in modules for creating rich, portable Web-based applications. Comments are welcome. Visit the HTML home page.

Julkaisu (Amaya-selain): Amaya 7.1 julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-12 , uutislähde )

12 December 2002: Amaya is W3C's Web browser and authoring tool. Version 7.1 is a bug fix release with SVG, MathML, and printing enhancements. Download Amaya binaries for Solaris, Linux, and Windows, and Debian and RPM packages. Source code is available. If you are interested in annotations, visit the Annotea home page.

Kilpailu: Ensimmäinen Amaya kotisivu-kilpailu (avoinna 3.2.2003 asti)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-10 , uutislähde )

10 December 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the first Welcome Page Competition for Amaya, W3C's editor/browser. Design the start page using W3C technologies such as HTML, XHTML, CSS style sheets, MathML expressions, and SVG drawings. Enter as often as you wish. Deadline for submissions is 3 February 2003.

Suositus (XML-salaus): XML-kryptaus (XML Encryption, Decryption) valmistui ja saavutti W3C-suosituksen statuksen

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-10 , uutislähde )

10 December 2002: The World Wide Web Consortium today released XML Encryption Syntax and Processing and Decryption Transform for XML Signature as W3C Recommendations. The specifications have been reviewed by the W3C Membership, who favor their adoption by industry. Encryption makes sensitive data confidential for storage or transmission. Read the press release and testimonials.

Julkaisu (modulaarinen HTML): Modularization of XHTML in XML Schema kommentointikierroksella

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-09 , uutislähde )

9 December 2002: The HTML Working Group has released a Last Call Working Draft of Modularization of XHTML in XML Schema. Comments are welcome through 31 January. The document provides a complete set of XML Schema modules for XHTML, and allows document authors to modify and extend XHTML in a conformant way. Visit the HTML home page.

Julkaisu (testaus- ja raportointikieli): Working Draft, EARL 1.0

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-06 , uutislähde )

6 December 2002: The Evaluation and Repair Tools Working Group has released the first public Working Draft of the Evaluation and Report Language (EARL) 1.0. The specification explains how to use EARL, a general-purpose language for expressing test results, and defines a basic vocabulary. Feedback is welcome. Read about the Web Accessibility Initiative.

Julkaisu (multimodaaliset käyttöliittymät): Multimodaalisen vuorovaikutukset käyttötapaukset

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-05 , uutislähde )

5 December 2002: The Multimodal Interaction Working Group has released Multimodal Interaction Use Cases as a W3C Note. Airline reservations, driving directions, and name dialing from mobile terminals are analyzed. They highlight device requirements, event handling, network dependencies, and user interaction. Read about the Multimodal Interaction Activity.

Julkaisu (kotisivujen suunittelu): W3C esittelee kotisivujen uudelleensuunnittelun

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-05 , uutislähde )

5 December 2002: W3C is pleased to announce a home page redesign and accompanying FAQ. Written for newer, standards-compliant user agents in XHTML 1.0 strict, the design features table-less columns and more navigation for accessibility, and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) for layout. W3C welcomes your comments.

Tapahtuma (XML 2002): W3C toimii yhtenä XML 2002 -tapahtuman järjestäjänä

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-04 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-12-08 , uutislähde )

4 December 2002: W3C is pleased to co-host XML 2002 to be held 8-13 December in Baltimore, MD, USA. Chris Lilley participates in a Town Hall panel on the W3C Technical Architecture Group on 10 December. Philippe Le Hégaret presents W3C Update on 11 December and DOM Level 3 on 12 December. Daniel Weitzner and Liam Quin, W3C XML Activity Lead, will attend.

Julkaisu (Amaya-selain): Amaya 7.0 julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-03 , uutislähde )

3 December 2002: Amaya is W3C's Web browser and authoring tool. New features in version 7.0 include user interface enhancements, migration to the Raptor parser, and improved support for XML, SVG, and CSS. Download Amaya binaries for Solaris, Linux, and Windows. Source code is available. If you are interested in annotations, visit the Annotea home page.

Julkaisu: uusi työversio puheentuottamiseen tarkoitetusta merkkauskielestä (Speech Synthesis Markup Language Last Call Working Draft)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-02 , uutislähde )

2 December 2002: The Voice Browser Working Group has released a Last Call Working Draft of the Speech Synthesis Markup Language Version 1.0. Comments are welcome through 15 January 2003. With this XML-based language, content authors can generate synthetic speech on the Web, controlling pronunciation, volume, pitch, and rate. Read about the Voice Browser Activity.

Julkaisu: Multimodal Interaction Framework (Note)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-02 , uutislähde )

2 December 2002: The Multimodal Interaction Working Group released the first publication of the W3C Multimodal Interaction Framework as a W3C Note. The framework identifies markup languages required by components and for data flowing among components. It describes input and output modes widely used today and can be extended. Read about the Multimodal Interaction Activity.

Julkaisu: W3C:n laadunvarmistustyöryhmän tuottama Operational Examples & Techniques (Note)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-02 , uutislähde )

2 December 2002: The Quality Assurance (QA) Working Group has released Operational Examples & Techniques as a W3C Note. Part of the QA Framework and developed in tandem with Operational Guidelines, the latest version is now maintained at the QA Activity until it stabilizes. The document gives examples and techniques of quality practices within W3C Working Groups.

W3C mukana XML 2002 -tapahtuman järjestämisessä

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-02 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-12-08 , uutislähde )

2 December 2002: W3C is pleased to co-host XML 2002 to be held 8-13 December in Baltimore, MD, USA. Chris Lilley participates in a Town Hall panel on the W3C Technical Architecture Group on 10 December. Philippe Le Hégaret presents W3C Update on 11 December and DOM Level 3 on 12 December. Liam Quin, W3C XML Activity Lead, will attend.

W3C-tiimin esitelmiä joulukuussa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-12-02 , uutislähde )

2 December 2002: On 3 December, Hugo Haas presents at Iliatech Club Day on Web Services at INRIA Rocquencourt, Le Chesnay, France, and Charles McCathieNevile presents at LexiPraxi (in French) at the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie in Paris, France. On 5 December, Kazuhiro Kitagawa gives a keynote at Internet World Asia in Tokyo, Japan. Several Team members attend XML 2002 in Baltimore, MD, USA held 8-13 December. Browse upcoming W3C appearances and events.

Marraskuu

W3C:n Euroopan isäntäinstituutti vaihtuu ERCIM:iksi

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-27 , uutislähde )

W3C:llä on ilo ilmoittaa, että Euroopassa W3C:tä isännöivä instituutti vaihtuu 1. tammikuuta 2003 INRIA:sta ERCIM:iksi (ks. European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics). MIT Pohjois-Amerikassa, Keio University Aasiassa ja nyt ERCIM Euroopassa ovat W3C:n kolme globaalia yhteistyökumppania ja fyysistä päätoimistoa (host). Muutos tarjoaa W3C:lle Euroopassa paremmat edellytykset tutkimusyhteistyölle, säilyttäen yhteyden INRIA:aan joka on yksi ERCIM:in perustajista. Ks. lehdistötiedote (saatavilla 18 eri kielellä) sekä julkilausumia (testimonial).

Uuden sukupolven W3C-validaattori on julkistettu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-26 , uutislähde )

26 November 2002: W3C is pleased to announce an upgrade to the W3C Markup Validation Service. Changes include improved result pages, accessibility fixes, restructured code and design, and more MathML, XHTML and SVG support. Feedback is welcome. The announcement names contributors and has release notes.

W3C kiittää W3C:n SysWeb-tiimiä

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-25 , uutislähde )

25 November 2002: In the past six months, W3C Working Groups released a record 137 publications, 36 during two weeks in November. Find them linked to the index of technical reports. W3C thanks our Webmaster Henri Fallon and the W3C SysWeb team for making this possible. SysWeb supports the needs of the W3C Membership, the Team and the public. Currently, they serve 680,000 Web pages and 796,000 pages of mailing list archives on machines in the USA, Japan, and France.

W3C toivottaa jäsenet tervetulleiksi ohjausryhmän kokoukseen

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-25 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-11-18 , uutislähde )

25 November 2002: W3C held its semiannual Advisory Committee Meeting on 18-20 November in Cambridge, MA, USA. W3C Member organizations participated in two days of talks and discussion on the range of W3C Activities. If your organization would like to join W3C, please refer to the Membership page. The next Advisory Committee Meeting will be held 18-20 May 2003, colocated with WWW2003 on 20-24 May in Budapest, Hungary.

Internet World Asia 2002 -tapahtuma Tokiossa, Japanissa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-25 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-12-04 , uutislähde )

25 November 2002: W3C is pleased to co-sponsor Internet World Asia 2002 (in Japanese) to be held 4-6 December in Tokyo, Japan. Kazuhiro Kitagawa, W3C Device Independence Activity Lead, gives the keynote New services based on the Semantic Web on 5 December. Registration is open.

Working draft -dokumentti on julkaistu Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.2 -spesifikaatiosta

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-25 , uutislähde )

15 November 2002: The SVG Working Group has released the first public Working Draft of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.2. Potential areas of new work identified in SVG 1.2 include integration with other XML formats, and text wrapping, printing, streaming, painting, rendering model, and DOM enhancements. Visit the SVG home page.

Working Draft World Wide Webin arkkitehtuurista on päivitetty

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-15 , uutislähde )

15 November 2002: The W3C Technical Architecture Group (TAG) has released an updated Working Draft, Architecture of the World Wide Web. Comments are welcome. With technical issues organized around identification, representation, and interaction, the document also addresses some non-technical social issues that contribute to the shared information space. Visit the TAG home page.

CC/PP Last Call -kutsu on päivitetty

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-15 , uutislähde )

15 November 2001: Incorporating comments received during Last Call, the CC/PP Working Group has updated Composite Capability/Preference Profiles (CC/PP): Structure and Vocabularies. CC/PP is a user-side hardware, software and preferences profile written in Resource Description Framework (RDF), W3C's language for modeling metadata. Comments are invited through 27 November. Read about device independence.

Spepsifikaatio Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 and Mobile SVG saavutti statuksen W3C Proposed Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-15 , uutislähde )

15 November 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 and Mobile SVG to Proposed Recommendations. Comments are welcome through 20 December. SVG delivers vector graphics, text, and images to the Web in XML. SVG 1.1 separates the SVG language into reusable building blocks. Mobile SVG re-combines them into two profiles optimized for cellphones and pocket computers.

Seitsemän XQuery, XSLT ja XML Path Working Draft -spesifikaatioita on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-15 , uutislähde )

15 November 2002: The XML Query, XSL, and XML Schema Working Groups have released a number of documents through joint efforts. Please see the status section of each document for authorship and the change history. The documents are part of the XML and Style Activities.

CSS3 List and Border Working Draft -dokumentit on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-14 , uutislähde )

14 November 2002: The CSS Working Group has released two modules of Cascading Style Sheets Level 3 (CSS3). A first public draft, Border extends border styles, colors and images. Lists enhances the styling of lists and their markers. Comments are welcome. Visit the CSS home page.

Working Draft OWL-kielen referenssispesifikaatiosta on päivitetty

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-14 , uutislähde )

14 November 2002: The Web Ontology Working Group has released an updated Working Draft of the Language Reference for the Web Ontology Language (OWL) 1.0. Automated tools can use common sets of terms called ontologies to power services such as more accurate Web search, intelligent software agents, and knowledge management. OWL is used to publish and share ontologies on the Web. Read about the W3C Semantic Web Activity.

Web Services Architecture Working Draft on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-14 , uutislähde )

14 November 2002: The Web Services Architecture Working Group has released the first public Working Draft of Web Services Architecture. Software applications can communicate using Web services to present dynamic context-driven information to the user. The reference architecture identifies Web services components, defines relationships among those components, and establishes constraints upon them. Comments are welcome. Read about the Web Services Activity.

Web Services vaatimusmäärittelyä on päivitetty ja termisanasto julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-14 , uutislähde )

14 November 2002: The Web Services Architecture Working Group has updated Web Services Architecture Requirements. The draft contains the Web services reference architecture and the constraints used to determine implementation conformance. The group also published the first public Working Draft of the Web Services Glossary. Comments are welcome. Read about the Web Services Activity.

W3C esiintyy Keion SFC Open Research Forum -tapahtumassa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-14 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-11-22 , uutislähde )

14 November 2002: The Open Research Forum (in Japanese) is the yearly open house extending research and development at Keio University SFC (Shonan Fujisawa Campus) to interested companies and the general public. On 22 November, W3C holds a tutorial seminar (in Japanese) at ORF: Masayasu Ishikawa, W3C HTML Activity Lead, chairs and introduces XHTML 2.0 and its Family including XForms. Invited speakers are Toshihiko Yamakami of ACCESS who speaks on mobile access, and Yuichi Koike of NEC who speaks on privacy and P3P.

Tekijänoikeusmaksuttomuutta käsittelevä W3C:n patenttikäytäntödokumentti on julkaistu (Royalty-Free Patent Policy Last Call)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-14 , uutislähde )

14 November 2002: The Patent Policy Working Group has released the Royalty-Free Patent Policy as a Last Call Working Draft. The draft governs the handling of patents in the process of producing and implementing W3C Recommendations. Comments are welcome through 31 December. Read more in the press release and visit the patent policy home page.

XPointer Framework -spesifikaatio saavutti statuksen Proposed Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-13 , uutislähde )

13 November 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of the XPointer Framework to Proposed Recommendation. The XPointer Framework is an extensible system for XML addressing and underlies additional schemes. The element() scheme allows basic addressing of XML elements. The xmlns() scheme is used for interpreting namespace prefixes in pointers. Comments are welcome through 13 December. Read about the XML Activity.

RDF Schema Working Draft on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-13 , uutislähde )

13 November 2002: The RDF Core Working Group has released an updated Working Draft of RDF Vocabulary Description Language 1.0: RDF Schema. The specification describes how to use RDF to describe RDF vocabularies, and defines a basic vocabulary and conventions that can be used by Semantic Web applications. Read about the Semantic Web Activity.

Julkaisuja: RDF Primer, Test Cases ja Semantics (working drafts)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-13 , uutislähde )

13 November 2002: The RDF Core Working Group has released updated Working Drafts of the RDF Primer, RDF Test Cases, and RDF Semantics (formerly named RDF Model Theory). The Resource Description Framework (RDF) is a general-purpose language for representing information in the Web. The primer is an introduction for all readers. The test cases correspond to technical issues the Working Group is addressing. Semantics specifies precise semantics for RDF and RDFS, with some entailment results. Read about the Semantic Web Activity.

Julkaisu: RDF/XML Syntax Working Draft

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-12 , uutislähde )

12 November 2002: The RDF Core Working Group has released a Working Draft of RDF/XML Syntax Specification (Revised). The document updates the Resource Description Framework (RDF) Model and Syntax Specification in terms of XML, XML Namespaces, the XML Information Set with new support for XML Base. Read about the Semantic Web Activity.

Julkaisu: RDF Concepts and Abstract Syntax Working Draft

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-12 , uutislähde )

12 November 2002: The RDF Core Working Group has released a Working Draft of the Resource Description Framework (RDF) Concepts and Abstract Syntax (formerly named Concepts and Abstract Data Model). The draft defines the abstract graph syntax on which RDF is based. It discusses design goals, the meaning of RDF documents, key concepts, character normalization and handling of URI references. Read about the Semantic Web Activity.

XForms-spesifikaatio saavutti statuksen W3C Candidate Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-12 , uutislähde )

12 November 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of XForms 1.0 to Candidate Recommendation. Comments are welcome through 5 March 2003. More flexible than previous HTML and XHTML form technologies, the new generation of Web forms separates purpose, presentation, and data. Read the press release and testimonials and visit the XForms home page.

Julkaisu: OWL Abstract Syntax and Semantics Working Draft

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-12 , uutislähde )

11 November 2002: The Web Ontology Working Group has released an updated Working Draft of OWL Abstract Syntax and Semantics. The draft is a high-level description of the OWL Web Ontology Language 1.0 and its subset OWL Lite. Automated tools can use common sets of terms called ontologies to power services such as more accurate Web search, intelligent software agents, and knowledge management. OWL is used to publish and share ontologies on the Web. Read about the W3C Semantic Web Activity.

Vuoden 2002 Japanin XML-konferenssi ja sovelluskehittäjien päivät 28.-30.11.2002 Tokiossa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-11 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-11-28 , uutislähde )

W3C is pleased to co-sponsor 2002 XML Japan to be held 28 November (Mobile XML Day), 29 November (Web Services / Document Day), and 30 November (Developers Day) at Aoyama TEPIA in Tokyo, Japan. Masayasu Ishikawa, W3C HTML Activity Lead, presents on 28 November, Kazuhiro Kitagawa, W3C Device Independence Activity Lead, gives the keynote on 29 November, and Yasuyuki Hirakawa serves on the Program Committee. Registration is open. Read the XML Japan program.

Euroweb 2002 -konferenssi, varhainen ilmoittautuminen 11.-15.11

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-11 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-12-17 , uutislähde )

The Euroweb 2002 Conference will be held at St Anne's College, Oxford, UK, on 17-18 December. Euroweb 2002 is an international forum of research presentations on the GRID, Web services, the Semantic Web, and the future computing infrastructure. Invited speakers include Brian McBride of Hewlett-Packard on the Semantic Web, Domenico Laforenza of CNR on the Grid, and John Ibbotson of IBM on Web services. Early registration at a reduced fee ends 15 November.

Laadunvarmistustyöryhmä on päivittänyt kolmea Working Draft -dokumenttiaan

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-08 , uutislähde )

The Quality Assurance (QA) Working Group has updated three Working Drafts in its seven-part QA Framework: the Introduction, Process and Operational Guidelines; and Specification Guidelines. Learn more about the QA Activity and the roadmap for ensuring that W3C technologies are well implemented.

Working Draft: Opas Web-ontologiakielestä OWL on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-08 , uutislähde )

The Web Ontology Working Group has published its first Working Draft of the Web Ontology Language (OWL) Guide. The OWL Guide demonstrates the use of OWL to formalize a domain by defining classes and properties of those classes; define individuals and assert properties about them, and reason about these classes and individuals to the degree permitted by the formal semantics of the OWL language. Read about the Web Ontology Working Group.

DOM Level 2 HTML Proposed Recommendation on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-08 , uutislähde )

The Document Object Model (DOM) Working Group has published DOM Level 2 HTML as a W3C Proposed Recommendation. DOM Level 2 HTML is a platform- and language-neutral interface that allows programs and scripts to dynamically access and update the content and structure of HTML 4.01 and XHTML 1.0 documents. The Call for Review closes 6 December. Read about the DOM Activity.

XML-Signature XPath Filter 2.0 saavutti W3C-suosituksen (recommendation) statuksen

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-08 , uutislähde )

W3C is pleased to announce that the XML-Signature XPath Filter 2.0 has become a W3C Recommendation. The XML-Signature XPath Filter 2.0 defines a new XML Signature transform to provide a more efficient method for computing a portion of a document to be signed. The Implementation and Interop report includes two Open Source implementations. Read more about XML Signature technologies.

W3C-tiimin esitelmiä marraskuussa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-04 , uutislähde )

Browse upcoming W3C appearances and events.

NPR Science Friday haastattelee Tim Berners-Leetä

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-11-04 , uutislähde )

W3C Director Tim Berners-Lee was a 1 November guest on National Public Radio (NPR) Talk of the Nation: Science Friday. Host Ira Flatow and callers from the United States discussed inventions, the Semantic Web, privacy, patents, broadband, "always on" connections, openness, trust, and spam. NPR provides a three-quarter hour audio archive of the show, as well as Mr. Berners-Lee's previous visit to Science Friday in 1999.

Lokakuu

Tekninen ohjeistus tuotantovälineiden saavutettavuuden turvaamiseksi on päivitetty (Techniques for Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines)

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-30 , uutislähde )

The Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines Working Group has released an update to the W3C Note Techniques for Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines 1.0. The document provides references, techniques and strategies to authoring tool developers who wish to satisfy ATAG 1.0 checkpoints. Read about the Web Accessibility Initiative.

Last Call Working Draft vaatimusmäärittely Web-palvelujen kuvailusta (Services Description) on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-28 , uutislähde )

The Web Services Description Working Group has released a Last Call Working Draft of Web Services Description Requirements. The document describes definitions and requirements for specifying application to application communication. Comments are welcome through 31 December. Read about the Web Services Activity.

Working Draft laiteriippumattoman ympäristön haasteista sisällöntuottajalle on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-25 , uutislähde )

The Device Independence Working Group has released the first public Working Draft of Authoring Challenges for Device Independence. The draft describes the considerations that Web authors face in supporting access to their sites from a variety of different devices. It is written for authors, language developers, device experts and developers of Web applications and authoring systems. Read about the Device Independence Activity.

Working Draft Webin ontologiakielen OWL käyttötapauksista on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-24 , uutislähde )

The first public Working Draft of Web Ontology Language (OWL) Test Cases has been released. The draft illustrates correct OWL usage, the formal meaning of OWL constructs, and resolution of issues considered by the Web Ontology Working Group. OWL is used to publish and share sets of terms called ontologies, providing accurate Web search, intelligent software agents, and knowledge management. Read about the W3C Semantic Web Activity.

CSS3 Last Call Working Draftit on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-24 , uutislähde )

The CSS Working Group has released two Last Call Working Drafts and welcomes comments on them through 27 November. CSS3 module: text is a set of text formatting properties and addresses international contexts. CSS3 module: Ruby is properties for ruby, a short run of text alongside base text typically used in East Asia. CSS3 module: The box model for the layout of textual documents in visual media is also updated. Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a language used to render structured documents like HTML and XML on screen, on paper, and in speech. Visit the CSS home page.

DOM Level 3 Core Working Draft on julkaistu

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-22 , uutislähde )

The DOM Working Group has released an updated Working Draft of the Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Core Specification. The Document Object Model (DOM) allows programs and scripts to update the content and style of documents dynamically. The draft introduces two new interfaces: TypeInfo and DOMConfiguration. Read about the DOM Activity.

Asiakasohjelman saavutettavuusohjeistus (User Agent Accessibility Guidelines) saavutti statuksen W3C Proposed Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-17 , uutislähde )

W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of User Agent Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 to Proposed Recommendation. Comments are welcome through 14 November. Written for developers of user agents, the guidelines lower barriers to Web accessibility for people with disabilities (visual, hearing, physical, cognitive, and neurological). The companion Techniques Working Draft is updated. Read about the Web Accessibility Initiative.

Education and Outreach Working Group (EOWG) tapaaminen 7.-8.11 Kööpenhaminassa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-11-07 )

The EOWG will meet on 7 - 8 November 2002, in Copenhagen, Denmark, following the IST 2002 Conference. The focus of the 7 November session will be on exchanging information about promotion and implementation of W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

The 8 November session will include training on evaluation of Web site accessibility, and demonstrations of training approaches from others involved in Web accessibility. Information on upcoming WAI meetings can regularly be found in the News section of the WAI home page.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) sai Roland Wagner -palkinnon ICCHP 2002 -konferenssissa

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 )

The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) received the Roland Wagner Award at the International Conference on Computers Helping People (ICCHP) on 17 July 2002 in Linz, Austria. The award was given by the Austrian Computer Society, in recognition of WAI's international contributions to making Web technologies accessible to the broadest possible audience.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Working Draft kommentointikierrokselle

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 )

TXT Comments are invited on the most recent working draft of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. WCAG 2.0 applies to a wider range of Web technologies than WCAG 1.0, and is intended to be understandable to a more varied audience. Please note that WCAG 1.0 will remain stable and referenceable for the foreseeable future. Questions on which the Working Group particularly invites comment for this draft include ease of comprehension, priority structure, and suitability for eventual migration from WCAG 1.0.

XML Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 Working Draft kommentointikierrokselle

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 )

The Protocols and Formats Working Group (PFWG) recently published a new draft of the XML Accessibility Guidelines (XAG). These guidelines explain how to make new XML applications (such as XHTML or SVG) better support accessibility. The PFWG maintains a series of documents about XAG's development, including information on where to send comments.

User Agent Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 - Candidate Recommendation ja viimeinen kommentointikierros valmistuneet

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 )

The User Agent Accessibility Guidelines 1.0, which address accessibility of browsers and multimedia players, and their interoperability with assistive technologies, have completed Candidate Recommendation and Last Call. During Candidate Recommendation, the Working Group documented implementations of all of the checkpoints in the guidelines. The Working Group has requested that the document advance to Proposed Recommendation, and a decision by W3C may be taken on that shortly. The latest version of the document and implementation reports are available:

Tietoja WAI:sta and WAI DA Update -tiedotteista

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 )

The Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) is based at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), an international consortium promoting the evolution of the Web. WAI addresses accessibility of the Web for people with disabilities through a variety of activities including technical and guidelines development and educational work. WAI Design for All (WAI DA) is a project of WAI, funded by the EC Information Society Technologies (IST) Programme, to increase outreach and localizations of Web accessibility information in Europe. The WAI TIES Project, with a similar focus on Web accessibility, will be introduced in the next update. Additional information is available:

SUBSCRIPTIONS: The WAI DA Update is a periodic mailing about information and opportunities relating to Web accessibility in Europe, with distribution primarily through existing mailing lists. It will be being replaced shortly by the WAI TIES Update, with a similar focus. If you can post to an electronic mailing list within Europe and would like to receive the WAI TIES Update for posting to a list, please contact Sylvie Duchateau at mailto:sylvie.duchateau@snv.jussieu.fr and provide information about the mailing list to which you have access.

ONLINE ACCESS: The WAI DA Update is available online at http://www.w3.org/WAI/WAIDA/

REMOVALS: If you have received this mailing directly from Sylvie Duchateau, you can be removed by notifying her at mailto:sylvie.duchateau@snv.jussieu.fr. However, if you received this mail as a forward from another list, she will not be able to remove your address, and you must contact the person or manager of the list from which you received it.

Web-palveluiden (Web Services) vaatimusmäärittelyä on päivitetty

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 , uutislähde )

The Web Services Architecture Working Group has updated Web Services Architecture Requirements. Software applications can communicate using Web services to present dynamic context-driven information to the user. The draft contains the reference architecture and the constraints used to determine implementation conformance. Comments are welcome. Read about the Web Services Activity.

XML 1.1 -spesifikaatio saavutti statuksen W3C Candidate Recommendation

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-10-15 , uutislähde )

W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of XML 1.1 to Candidate Recommendation. Comments are welcome through 14 February 2003. The specification addresses Unicode, control character, and line ending issues. Visit the XML home page.

Syyskuu

"Towards the Semantic Web and Web Services"

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-09-03 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-10-21 )

XML Finlandin järjestämä Semanttinen Web (Semantic Web) ja Web-Palvelut (Web Services) -aiheinen seminaari 21-22.10.2002 Helsingissä.

WWW 2003

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-09-03 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2003-05-20 )

12. kansainvälinen WWW-konferenssi järjestetään 20.-24.5.2003 Budapestissä, Unkarissa. Artikkeleiden, tutoriaalien, workshopien ja paneleiden aiheiden vastaanotto on alkanut.

W3C Suomen toimiston avajaiset // Opening of the W3C Finnish Office

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-09-02 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-10-11 )

Suomen W3C-toimiston viralliset avajaiset järjestetään 11.10.2002 Tampereella

The official opening will take place 11 October 2002 at Tampere, Finland.

XML European Day 2002 Helsinki

( Uutinen kirjattu: 2002-09-01 , Tapahtuma alkaa: 2002-10-07 )

XML-konferenssi ja -näyttelypäivä 7.10.2002 Helsingissä.