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Section 508 requires that individuals with disabilities, who are members of the public seeking information or services from a Federal agency, have access to and use of information and data that is comparable to that provided to the public who are not individuals with disabilities, unless an undue burden would be imposed on the agency
A List ApartA very influenical web design and standards websit. Founded by Jeffrey Zeldman
America Online AOL
Multinational Mass Media Corporation
Online Software that allows customers to access the Internet
In 2000 it merged with Times Warner to become: Times Warner AO, but became a separate company again in 2009.
Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
ARPANET was one of the first packet switching networks and the first network to implement TCP/IP.It was the precursor to the Internet
ARPANET (1969) was a large network created by the United States Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (ARPA).The first two nodes that formed the ARPANET were UCLA and the Stanford Research Institute, followed shortly thereafter by the University of Utah.
Leader of the team that created the browser Mosaic.
Partner with Jim Clark in Netscape Communications
Inventor of the World Wide Web
Director of W3C, The World Wide Web Consortium
Bert Bos along wit Håkon Wium Lie, developed CSS1 which became a W3C Recommendation in 1996.
first implemented the innovative Doctype Switching while working on Internet Explorer 5 for Mac.
He also created the first known reset for html and CSS
CERNConseil Européen pour la Recherche NucléairEuropean Organization for Nuclear Research, "physicists and engineers are probing the fundamental structure of the universe. They use the world's largest and most complex scientific instruments to study the basic constituents of matter - the fundamental particles... Founded in 1954, the CERN laboratory sits astride the Franco-Swiss border near Geneva." CERN
Founder of Silicon Graphics
Partner with Marc Andressen in Netscape Communications
Commerce and the Internet
Final restrictions on commerce were lifted in April, 1995
Chrome is a browser by Google it was first released in 2008
Cascading Style Sheets
Css allows multiply pages to share the same styles.
Css allows for different types of styles (Media Types) and rendering methods.
Css allows for different styles (Media Queries) depending upon the size or the device on which the page is viewed.
DOCTYPEThe DOCTYPE tells the web browser which version of HTML the page is written in. It needs to be placed at the top of the web page before any code.
The Doctype tells the browser which specification to use when rendering the HTML without it the browser will use Quirks Mode.
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Lie, Håkon WHåkon Lie, web pioneer and standards activist
He proposed the very first Cascading Style Sheet. Which he published in 1994.