WICG Tracking

In Progress

RepositoryLinkPotential WGNext StepInitiatorDate last reviewedDiscourse threadRepo-managerAnnounced on public-review-announce@w3.orgDate AddedShipping inMozilla positionDescription
aomhttps://github.com/WICG/aomARIA WG alice  yesn/a   Accessibility Object Model
accessible-loading-and-searching-of-contenthttps://github.com/WICG/accessible-loading-and-searching-of-contentARIA WG travis  yesn/aSeptember 27, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/161Enable ATs to recognize and account for virtualized content when navigating a web page.
audio-focushttps://github.com/WICG/audio-focusMedia WG mounir09/062020 yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/203
background-fetchhttps://github.com/WICG/background-fetchSW WG or WHATWGPotential to upstream to SW WGJake09/062020 yesn/a   API proposal for background downloading/uploading
BackgroundSynchttps://github.com/WICG/BackgroundSyncSW WGWorking through Privacy concerns 09/062020 yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/214A design and spec for ServiceWorker-based background synchronization
canvas-color-spacehttps://github.com/WICG/canvas-color-spaceWHATWG?We pinged people agian 09/062020 yesn/a   Proposed web platform feature to add color management wide gamut and high bit-depth support to the element.
change-password-urlhttps://github.com/WICG/change-password-urlWebAppSec?Looks like Web Apps sec is taking it 09/062020 yesn/a Safarihttps://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/372
construct-stylesheetshttps://github.com/WICG/construct-stylesheetsCSSWGMozilla poised to implement 09/06/2020 yesn/a Chromium API for constructing CSS stylesheet objects
contact-apihttps://github.com/WICG/contact-apiDAS (or WebApps?) yoav09/06/2020 yesn/aJuly 8th, 2019Chromiumhttps://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/153API for picking contacts from a contacts database
container-querieshttps://github.com/WICG/container-queries   12/12/2019 yesn/a
controls-listhttps://github.com/WICG/controls-listMadiaWG    yesn/a   Customise browser native media controls buttons.
cookie-storehttps://github.com/WICG/cookie-storeWebAppsWG    yesn/a Chrome Sketching an asynchronous JavaScript cookies API for documents and workers
cors-rfc1918https://github.com/WICG/cors-rfc1918WebAppSec?    yesn/a
cq-usecaseshttps://github.com/WICG/cq-usecases     yesn/a   Use cases and requirements for standardizing element queries.
CSS-Parser-APIhttps://github.com/WICG/CSS-Parser-API   4/6/2020 yesn/a   This is the repo where the CSS Houdini parser API will be worked on
DataCuehttps://github.com/WICG/DataCue  cwilso  yesn/aMarch 14, 2019  https://github.com/chrisn/datacue/blob/master/explainer.md
devtools-protocolhttps://github.com/WICG/devtools-protocol     yesn/a   DevTools Protocol
directory-uploadhttps://github.com/WICG/directory-uploadHTML?    yesn/a   This spec aims to enable directory uploading by allowing a developer to read directory contents (files and sub-directories) asynchronously and be able to identify the directory structure.
display-lockinghttps://github.com/WICG/display-lockingWebAppsWG?    yesn/a   A repository for the Display Locking spec
Element-Timinghttps://github.com/WICG/Element-TimingWebPerfWG    yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/192Element Timing performance metric proposal
encrypted-mediahttps://github.com/WICG/encrypted-mediaMediaWG    yesn/a   A fork of Encrypted Media Extensions to add persistent-usage-record sessions
encrypted-media-encryption-schemehttps://github.com/WICG/encrypted-media-encryption-schemeMediaWG    yesn/a   Proposal to add encryption scheme support to Encrypted Media Extensions.
entries-apihttps://github.com/WICG/entries-apiWebAppsWG    yesn/a   Spec defining browser support for file/directory upload by drag-and-drop
event-timinghttps://github.com/WICG/event-timingWebPerfWG    yesn/a   A proposal for an Event Timing specification
file-handlinghttps://github.com/WICG/file-handlingWebAppsWG    yesn/a   API for web applications to handle files
focus-visiblehttps://github.com/WICG/focus-visibleCSS?    yesn/a   Polyfill for `:focus-visible`
frame-timinghttps://github.com/WICG/frame-timing Might become animation smoothness timing in new repo   yesn/a   Frame Timing API
get-installed-related-appshttps://github.com/WICG/get-installed-related-appsWebAppsWG    yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/213
hdcp-detectionhttps://github.com/WICG/hdcp-detection     yesn/a   Incubation for HDCP detection feature in EME
import-mapshttps://github.com/WICG/import-maps     yesn/a   How to control the behavior of JavaScript imports
indexed-db-observershttps://github.com/WICG/indexed-db-observersWebAppWG    yesn/a   Prototyping and discussion around indexeddb observers.
inerthttps://github.com/WICG/inert     yesn/a   Polyfill for the inert attribute and property.
input-for-workershttps://github.com/WICG/input-for-workers  yoav  yesn/aAugust 30, 2019  Specification for exposing input events to workers
Input-device-capabilitieshttps://github.com/WICG/Input-device-capabilities     yesn/a   InputDevice API proposal
interventionshttps://github.com/WICG/interventions     yesn/a   A place for browsers and web developers to collaborate on user agent interventions.
is-input-pendinghttps://github.com/WICG/is-input-pendingWebPerfWG    yesn/a
js-self-profilinghttps://github.com/WICG/js-self-profilingWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMarch 12, 2019  JS profiling in the wild
keyboard-maphttps://github.com/WICG/keyboard-map     yesn/a   API to get current keyboard mapping.
kv-storagehttps://github.com/WICG/kv-storageWebAppsWG    yesn/a   A proposal for an async key/value storage API for the web
LargestContentfulPainthttps://github.com/WICG/LargestContentfulPaintWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMay 24th, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/191
Layout Instabilityhttps://github.com/WICG/Layout InstabilityWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMay 28th, 2019
main-thread-schedulinghttps://github.com/WICG/main-thread-schedulingWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMarch 14, 2019
netinfohttps://github.com/WICG/netinfoDAS    yesn/a
open-uihttps://github.com/WICG/open-ui  Greg Whitworth   yesn/aSeptember 30, 2019  Standardize controls and components that ship natively within UAs.
origin-policyhttps://github.com/WICG/origin-policy     yesn/a
overscroll-scrollend-eventshttps://github.com/WICG/overscroll-scrollend-events  yoav  yesn/aJune 11th, 2019
page-lifecyclehttps://github.com/WICG/page-lifecycleWebPerfWG    yesn/a   Lifecycle API to support system initiated discarding and freezing
permissions-requesthttps://github.com/WICG/permissions-requestWebAppSec    yesn/a   Incubation for permissions.request()
permissions-revokehttps://github.com/WICG/permissions-revokeWebAppSec    yesn/a   Incubation for permissions.revoke()
portalshttps://github.com/WICG/portals     yesn/a   A proposal for enabling seamless navigations between sites or pages
priority-hintshttps://github.com/WICG/priority-hintsWebPerfWG    yesn/a   A browser API to enable developers signal the priorities of the resources they need to download
purificationhttps://github.com/WICG/purification     yesn/a
requestPostAnimationFramehttps://github.com/WICG/requestPostAnimationFrameHTML yoav  yesn/aMay 2nd, 2019
savedatahttps://github.com/WICG/savedata  yoav  yesn/aSeptember 6th, 2019Chromium A browser API to make developers aware of user preferences with regards to data savings
Scroll-to-text-fragmenthttps://github.com/WICG/Scroll-to-text-fragment  yoav  yesn/aJuly 23rd, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/194
serialhttps://github.com/WICG/serialDAS    yesn/a   Serial ports API for the platform.
shape-detection-apihttps://github.com/WICG/shape-detection-apiDAS    yesn/a   Detection of shapes (faces QR codes) in images
spatial-navigationhttps://github.com/WICG/spatial-navigation     yesn/a   Directional focus navigation with arrow keys
sw-launchhttps://github.com/WICG/sw-launchServiceWorkerWG    yesn/a   Service Worker Launch Event
trusted-typeshttps://github.com/WICG/trusted-types     yesn/a   A browser API that aims to prevent DOM-Based Cross Site Scripting in modern web applications.
ua-client-hintshttps://github.com/WICG/ua-client-hints     yesn/a   Wouldn't it be nice if `User-Agent` was a (set of) client hints?
Virtual Scrollerhttps://github.com/WICG/Virtual Scroller  yoav  yesn/aApril 19,2019
visual-viewporthttps://github.com/WICG/visual-viewport     yesn/a   A proposal to add explicit APIs to the Web for querying and setting the visual viewport
web-lockshttps://github.com/WICG/web-locks     yesn/a   Cross-tab resource coordination API
web-transporthttps://github.com/WICG/web-transport  yoav  yesn/aMay 29th, 2019
WebHIDhttps://github.com/WICG/WebHID  cwilso  yesn/aMarch 6, 2019  Human Interface Device protocol support
webpackagehttps://github.com/WICG/webpackage     yesn/a   Web packaging format
webusbhttps://github.com/WICG/webusbDAS    yesn/a   Connecting hardware to the web.
native-file-systemhttps://github.com/WICG/native-file-system     yesn/a   Allowing sites to interact with local files more seamlessly.
web-codecshttps://github.com/WICG/native-file-system  yoav  yesn/aSeptember 13th, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/209WebCodecs is a flexible web API for encoding and decoding audio and video
media-latency-hinthttps://github.com/WICG/media-latency-hint  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-hint-attribute-on-htmlmediaelement-to-configure-rendering-latency/3567/9yesn/aSeptember 27, 2019
trust-token-apihttps://github.com/WICG/trust-token-api  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-trust-token-api/3858/7yesn/aOctober 2, 2019
raw-clipboard-accesshttps://github.com/WICG/raw-clipboard-access  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-raw-clipboard-access/3979yesn/aOctober 31, 2019 https://github.com/WICG/raw-clipboard-access
compressionhttps://github.com/WICG/compression  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-compression-streams-standard/3920/10yesn/aNovember 15th, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/207Standard text for CompressionStream and DecompressionStream API
video-editinghttps://github.com/WICG/video-editing  yoav  yesn/aNovember 19th, 2019
custom-state-pseudo-classhttps://github.com/WICG/custom-state-pseudo-class  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-custom-state-pseudo-class/4108yesn/aDecember 2nd, 2019
keyboard-lockhttps://github.com/WICG/keyboard-lock    https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-system-keyboard-lock-api/1594yesn/a
crash-reportinghttps://github.com/WICG/crash-reporting  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-crash-deprecation-intervention-reporting/4144yesn/aDecember 13, 2019
intervention-reportinghttps://github.com/WICG/intervention-reporting  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-crash-deprecation-intervention-reporting/4144yesn/aDecember 13, 2019
deprecation-reportinghttps://github.com/WICG/deprecation-reporting  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-crash-deprecation-intervention-reporting/4144yesn/aDecember 13, 2019
image-outputhttps://github.com/WICG/image-output  Ilya  yesn/a2019-12-24 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/237Adds output options to HTML input elements
client-hints-infrastructurehttps://github.com/WICG/client-hints-infrastructure  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/client-hints-infrastructure/4127/3yesn/a2020-01-08 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/79Specification for the Client Hints infrastructure - privacy preserving proactive content negotiation
periodic-background-synchttps://github.com/WICG/periodic-background-sync  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-periodic-background-sync/3530/4yesn/a2020-01-20
video requestAnimationFramehttps://github.com/WICG/video-raf/  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-video-requestanimationframe/3691yesn/a2020-01024
performance-measure-memoryhttps://github.com/WICG/performance-measure-memoryWebPerfWG yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-javascript-agent-memory-api/3586/5yesn/a20200217  estimates memory usage of a web page including all its iframes and workers
origin-isolationhttps://github.com/WICG/origin-isolation  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-origin-isolation-take-2/4258yesn/a2020-02027 https://mozilla.github.io/standards-positions/#domenic-origin-isolation
web-otphttps://github.com/WICG/WebOTP  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-webotp/4281/2yesn/a2020-03-05 somewhat related: https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/152One-time-password SMS API
media-feeds-apihttps://github.com/WICG/media-feeds-apiMediaWG beccahughes https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-media-feeds-api/4223/17yesn/a2020-03-11
beforeinstallprompthttps://github.com/WICG/beforeinstallprompt  mgiuca  yesn/a2020-03-19Chromehttps://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/84Moved from Web Manifest spec
cross-origin-embedder-policyhttps://github.com/WICG/cross-origin-embedder-policy  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-cross-origin-embedder-policy/4275yesn/a2020-03-20Chrome
conversion-measurement-apihttps://github.com/WICG/conversion-measurement-api  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/conversion-measurement-api/3580/2yesn/a2020-03-20
sms-one-time-codeshttps://github.com/WICG/sms-one-time-codes  cwilso https://github.com/WICG/admin/issues/99yesn/a2020-04-02
local-font-accesshttps://github.com/WICG/local-font-access  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/api-to-get-list-of-available-fonts/1197yesn/a2020-04-03
content-indexhttps://github.com/WICG/content-index  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-content-indexing-api/4308/4yesn/a2020-04-08  The content index allows websites to register their offline enabled content in the browser.
idle-detectionhttps://github.com/WICG/idle-detection  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/idle-detection-api/2959/4yesn/a2020-05-07
digital-goodshttps://github.com/WICG/digital-goods/WebPayments mgiuca https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-web-payments-digital-product-management-api/4350/4yesn/a2020-05-15
webmonetizationhttps://github.com/WICG/webmonetizationWebPayments adrianhopebailie  https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-web-monetization-a-new-revenue-model-for-the-web/Yesn/a2020-05-27 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/349
pwa-url-handlerhttps://github.com/WICG/pwa-url-handlerWebAppsWG travisleithead https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-pwas-as-uri-handlers/4394Yesn/a2020-05-27
first-party-setshttps://github.com/WICG/first-party-sets  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-first-party-sets/3331yesyes2020/6/3
display-overridehttp://github.com/WICG/display-overrideWebAppsWG various https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-title-bar-customization-for-web-apps/yes 2020-07-06
turtledovehttps://github.com/wicg/turtledoveWebAppSec?? yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/advertising-to-interest-groups-without-tracking/4565/yes 2020-07-06
sparrowhttps://github.com/WICG/sparrow?? marcosc https://discourse.wicg.io/t/advertising-to-interest-groups-without-tracking/4565/38yesn/a2020-07-07
window-controls-overlayhttps://github.com/WICG/window-controls-overlayWebAppsWGcontinue iterating on explainervarious https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-title-bar-customization-for-web-apps/4278yes?2020-07-08  Configure availability of the "window overlay" (top UI) in OS with overlapping window management UIs

Graduated

RepositoryDate takenMigrated toShipping inDescription
animation-worklet CSS Old repository for AnimationWorklet specification ➡️ New repository: https://github.com/w3c/css-houdini-drafts
autoplay Media WG
auxclick WebAppsWG Description for non-primary button click event
CSS-OVERSCROLL-BEHAVIOR CSS
device-memory WebPerf Redirection repo to the real spec
Feature policy WebAppSec
geolocation-sensor   Moved to https://github.com/w3c/geolocation-sensor
IntersectionObserver WebPlatform
longtasks WebPerf This repo has moved to the W3C org!
media-capabilities Media WG Media Capabilities Standard
media-playback-quality Media WGChrome, FirefoxMedia Playback Quality
mediasession Media WGChromeMedia Session Standard
media-source   Forked from w3c/media-source Media Source Extensions (vNext incubations on branches)
paint-timing WebPerf Redirection repo to the real spec
Payment Request API WebPayments
performance-entry  WebPerfWG
picture-in-picture Media WGChromePicture-in-Picture (PiP)
report-log WebPerf
reporting   This repo has moved to the W3C org!
ResizeObserver CSS This repository is no longer active. ResizeObserver has moved out of WICG into HTML
ScrollAnchoring CSS Spec and explainer for the Scroll Anchoring web platform feature.
server-timing WebPerf
web-share  Chrome, SafariWeb API proposal for sharing data from a web page
scroll-animations CSS Scroll-driven animations unofficial draft spec
web-share-target05/06/2020WebAppsWGChromeAllows websites to receive shares.
ad-click-attribution PrivacyCGMaybe Safari
badging27/05/2020WebAppsWGChrome

Archived

RepositoryArchived DateDescription
aspect-ratio This is a repo to explore and hopefully define a way to maintain aspect ratio
async-append A way to create DOM and add it to the document without blocking the main thread.
budget-api Proposal for a Budget API
ContentPerformancePolicy A set of policies that a site guarantees to adhere to browsers enforce and embedders can count on
EventListenerOptions An extension to the DOM event pattern to allow authors to disable support for preventDefault
gesture-delegation Gesture Delegation API proposal
historical-a11yapi Accessibility API
historical-paymentrequest Payment Request proposal
hsts-priming
img-conversion Asynchronously convert between HTMLImageElement ImageData and Blob
isolation
modality Experimenting with being explicit about user modality
overscroll-behavior CSS property to control scroll chaining
performance-memory
time-to-interactive Repository for hosting TTI specification and discussions around it.
user-gesture-nav API to control user gesture navigations (swipe to navigate pull-to-refresh)
transfer-size
logical-sizing-properties Specification for defining logical sizing in CSS
memory-pressure Proposal to expose memory pressure events to the Web.
intrinsicsize-attributehttps://github.com/WICG/intrinsicsize-attribute

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