Web of Things Initiative by W3C

The WoT (Web of Things) is gaining steam. The term describes the communications of devices of various kind. At the great consumer and b2b fairs the subject is present for some time already and it got a lot of attention at the CES lately. As it often happens on the internet standards are the precondition ...

HTML5 is an official W3C Standard now

Within its current newsletter the W3C has given the latest HTML version the status of an official standard. HTML5 formerly has been in use already, but developers worked with various and individual adjustments. By the status of being an official standard now all sites both developers of websites and e.g. browser developer now have reliable ...

W3C launched Initiative on Social Media Standards

The W3C has launched a further initiative regarding the interoperability of social web applications. To get further information visit the announcement of the launch: W3C Launches Push for Social Web Application Interoperability. FOLDEN.INFO Directory Sources: Internet Standards – Social Media Information

HTML5 becomes an Online Advertising Standard 1

The usage of HMTL5 as a standard for websites and apps is continously increasing and forced e.g. by Google, which made the compatibility of web and mobile sites even a ranking factor. HTML5 is able to serve both and is as well a mean to create apps. This general compatibility has a growing acceptance already ...

W3C introduces complete HTML5 Specifications

This is what the world of webdesigners waited for. The W3C has introduced the specifications of HTML5. It has been pronounced that up to now the definitions are not a standard but complete. Here is the link to the announcement within the up to date newsletter including the complete press release: HTML5 Definition Complete, W3C ...

The State of HTML5 Usage 1

The HTML5 standard, the programming language of websites and meanwhile compatible not only to most webbrowsers but common devices like smartphones and tablet computers at all, has extraordinary qualities and will reduce development expenses by the compatibility mentioned above. But what about the current state of HTML5 usage and when will be the need to ...

New Online Advertising Standards

Lately the IAB introduced new banner formats now followed by new standards for online video advertising. Furthermore the european chapter IAB Europe released technical specifications on opt out facilities redarding behavioral advertising in Europe. The specifications regarding online video advertising do concern the integration of in stream video ads, rich media and reporting as well ...