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2014-06-18 23:00:47

WebRTC Startup Temasys Launches ‘SkywayTM’ for Easiest Embedding of WebRTC into Devices, Apps, Websites and Browsers Atlanta and Singapore (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Temasys is one of only seven organizations creating WebRTC DNA on W3C standards committee. Temasys Communications, a Web Real Time Communication (WebRTC) start-up, has launched the Temasys SkywayTM platform, providing the tools and infrastructure for businesses and developers to embed WebRT simply into devices, applications,...

Microsoft’s Do Not Track Measures In Hot Water
2012-06-08 10:52:07

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com It was really sweet of Microsoft to want to protect us from online ad agencies and any other organizations who may wish to watch our online activities and behaviors. After all, online privacy and security is a hot-button topic right now. Surely the Redmond-based company wanted to get ahead in this arena and be forever known as the company who led the charge in the Do Not Track (DNT) debate. However, it´s true what they say, the best laid schemes of...

2010-11-17 09:48:00

RESTON, Va. and GENEVA, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.w3.org -- In its continuing efforts to foster an open Internet ecosystem, the Internet Society today announced a 1M USD donation to the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). This donation, the second installment of the Internet Society's 2009 pledge of 2.5M USD over three years, will support the evolution of W3C as an organization that creates open Web standards. "The W3C is a key member of the ecosystem of organizations that...

2010-05-28 07:13:07

NASA announced Thursday it has joined the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The consortium is an international organization that develops protocols, standards and guidelines to ensure universal Web access. "Standards will play a key role in making NASA's content more accessible on the Internet and in the implementation of our Open Government plan," said Chris Kemp, chief technology officer for Information Technology at NASA Headquarters in Washington. "Additionally, standards nurture...

2010-04-26 16:45:00

RALEIGH, N.C., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, organizers of the 19th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2010) together with the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), announce a press briefing on Wednesday evening, April 28 at 5:30pm ET. Held onsite in room #304 at the Raleigh Convention Center, the briefing will cover hot topics in Web development and feature, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, director of the W3C, Jeff Jaffe, Chief Executive Officer of the W3C and Ivan Herman, Semantic Web Activity...

2008-06-16 09:00:26

The Internet technical community*, including the Internet Society, RIPE NCC, APNIC and W3C, today issues a memorandum to Governments, civil society and the private sector to ensure that human capacities are enhanced or enabled through creativity, confidence and that the convergence of Internet technology is preserved. A multi-stakeholder model of decision making and a full commitment to adopting emerging technologies and standards are critical for long-term Internet policy development,...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.