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HTML5 (and why some efforts go to waste)

March 20th, 2008

I got called up and asked to give my opinion (same article, three websites) on the emerging HTML5 standard. Nothing new, still you have people fighting for standardizing features to push their products. The only difference I can see here is that the standard body of all standard bodies, the W3C is viewed as a major culprit (one commenter suggests that the W3C stop producing useless no-hoper standards).Time will tell. 

Standards: Optional Features or Law?

August 26th, 2007

Second article published on xml.com, arguing for the need to “force” IT vendors to follow specifications.

Test frameworks for W3C technologies

August 26th, 2007

An article written by Dimitris when he was leading the W3C DOM Test Suites Group, arguing for the need to create a common understanding of what testing specifications amounts to.

Är du med i leken, lille vän?

August 26th, 2007

A debate article in Swedish, published in 2002, about the need for Sweden’s IT industry to position itself wrt. standardiztion efforts.

It was written when Dimitris was active in the W3C as invited expert.

Look, a blog!

August 26th, 2007

Long time coming, I finally decided to migrate an old static-html based site to Wordpress.

Most likely, this will change to Mephisto (some time in the future), but at least for now, here goes.