Pointer Events Standardization Reaches Key Maturity Milestone at W3C, MS Open Tech Releases Second Drop of Pointer Events Prototype for WebKit

From: Asir Vedamuthu Selvasingh, Principal Program Manager Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. Adalberto Foresti, Principal Program Manager Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. Developers can start building multi-input websites and apps with greater confidence that an emerging industry standard will enable building a single website targeting multiple devices and platforms. Only three months after its creation, the W3C…


New MS Open Tech HTML5 Labs HTTP/2.0 prototype shows a safer and simpler Internet communication security approach

Cisco and Microsoft security experts make ALPN application protocol negotiation recommendation to the IETF TLS Working Group to help HTTP/2.0 effort As part of the HTTP/2.0 effort, the industry is collaborating to reinforce Internet communication security in the IETF Transport Layer Security Working Group (TLS WG). Two security experts from Cisco and Microsoft Corp. have submitted…


MS Open Tech publishes HTML5 Labs prototype of a Customizable, Ubiquitous Real Time Communication over the Web API proposal

Prototype with interoperability between Chrome on a Mac and IE10 on Windows From: Martin Thomson Senior Architect, Skype, Microsoft Corp. Bernard Aboba Principal Architect, Lync, Microsoft Corp. Adalberto Foresti Principal Program Manager, Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. The hard work continues at the W3C WebRTC Working Group where we collectively aim to define a standard for…