Standards

02.10.15
New video spec clears the way for 8K laptop screens
02.10.15

New video spec clears the way for 8K laptop screens

Think your 4K laptop or 5K iMac is hot stuff? If specification developers have their way, both wil...

By J. Fingas,   02.10.15
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12.19.13
EU may force Apple to change Lightning connector
12.19.13

EU may force Apple to change Lightning connector

EU lawmakers today agreed to a draft regulation stating that all consumer electronics manufacturer...

By S. Sande,   12.19.13
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01.31.13
League of Legends enforces 'zero tolerance' policy on test server
01.31.13

League of Legends enforces 'zero tolerance' policy on test server

Riot Games is cracking down hard on noxious player attitudes and actions on League of Legends' pu...

By J. Olivetti,   01.31.13
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01.31.13
European customers lose the Mac Pro on March 1, maybe earlier
01.31.13

European customers lose the Mac Pro on March 1, maybe earlier

Product safety regulations, how do they work? European regulators are requiring adherence to UL's...

By M. Rose,   01.31.13
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01.21.13
The Nexus Telegraph: Sci-fi commonalities to expect in WildStar
01.21.13

The Nexus Telegraph: Sci-fi commonalities to expect in WildStar

There are certain bits that sort of obscure this fact, but when you get down to it, WildStar is a...

By E. Lefebvre,   01.21.13
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12.18.12
W3C completes HTML5 definition, starts interoperability testing
12.18.12

W3C completes HTML5 definition, starts interoperability testing

Long heralded as the darling of the open web, the standards for HTML5 haven't actually been finali...

By N. Lee,   12.18.12
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10.30.12
Alliance for Wireless Power approves its specification, edges closer to truly cable-free charging
10.30.12

Alliance for Wireless Power approves its specification, edges closer to truly cable-free charging

Design by committee might not be the death knell for technology after all. Over four months after...

By J. Fingas,   10.30.12
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10.09.12
W3C teams with Apple, Google, Mozilla on WebPlatform, a guide to building the open web (video)
10.09.12

W3C teams with Apple, Google, Mozilla on WebPlatform, a guide to building the open web (video)

The World Wide Web Consortium might just be the United Nations of web development, as it's bringing...

By J. Fingas,   10.09.12
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10.08.12
Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, others to launch new Web standards resource
10.08.12

Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, others to launch new Web standards resource

Apple is just one of quite a few big tech companies signed on to help support the Worldwide Web...

By M. Schramm,   10.08.12
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