The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) is seeking a full-time staff member, based in Europe, as a development and operations lead for work on digital accessibility standards and supporting materials and approaches.
Happy birthday to the wonderful @LeonieWatson and to the equally great @tobie 🎂🎉🎈🥳 I wish you many happy returns of the day!
Report on Internet in France (lang=fr)
Very interesting part on net neutrality, with an analysis of the current situation in the US and also European debates.
Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD).
If you don't know about Web Accessibility yet, visit
Looking for a job on Accessibility?
Access42 is hiring (lang="fr", but you may not need to be a fluent french speaker, check with them)
Wrote a thing on dev.to https://dev.to/torgo/why-get-involved-in-web-standards-1p4h about why you should get involved in web standards and how you can join the upcoming W3C TPAC breakout sessions.
Can we please, please – PLEASE! not make the nonsensical US date format month/day/year the default in applications? 🤦♂️
PRE 👏 TTY 👏 PLEASE
And to all users of that format: it makes no sense, it's counter-intuitive, it makes collaboration frustrating, it introduces inconsistencies and errors... Just stop. Please. Use international standards.
(And don't get me started on your other units of weights, volumes and distances. Bloody hell.)
Boost if I'm right.
We are recruiting for a *6 month contract* web developer advocate for our Samsung Internet dev advocacy team (based in London). See details on the role and apply here: https://sec.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Samsung_Careers/job/Communications-House-Staines-Upon-Thames-United-Kingdom/Web-Developer-Advocate_R30645 and feel free to DM me if you have any questions.
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