WICG Tracking

In Progress

RepositoryLinkCategoryPotential WGNext StepInitiatorDate last reviewedDiscourse thread/issue linkRepo-managerAnnounced on public-review-announce@w3.orgDate AddedShipping inMozilla positionDescription
aomhttps://github.com/WICG/aomAccessibilityARIA WG alice  yesn/a    Accessibility Object Model
accessible-loading-and-searching-of-contenthttps://github.com/WICG/accessible-loading-and-searching-of-contentAccessibilityARIA WG travis  yesn/aSeptember 27, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/161 Enable ATs to recognize and account for virtualized content when navigating a web page.
audio-focushttps://github.com/WICG/audio-focusMediaMedia WG mounir09/062020 yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/203
background-fetchhttps://github.com/WICG/background-fetchNetworkingSW WG or WHATWGPotential to upstream to SW WGJake09/062020 yesn/a    API proposal for background downloading/uploading
BackgroundSynchttps://github.com/WICG/BackgroundSyncNetworkingSW WGWorking through Privacy concerns 09/062020 yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/214 A design and spec for ServiceWorker-based background synchronization
canvas-color-spacehttps://github.com/WICG/canvas-color-spaceGraphicsWHATWG?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-urlAuthenticationWebAppSec?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-stylesheetsLayoutCSSWGMozilla poised to implement 09/06/2020 yesn/a Chromium  API for constructing CSS stylesheet objects
contact-apihttps://github.com/WICG/contact-apiSharingDAS (or WebApps?) yoav09/06/2020 yesn/aJuly 8th, 2019Chromiumhttps://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/153 API for picking contacts from a contacts database
container-querieshttps://github.com/WICG/container-queriesLayout   12/12/2019 yesn/a
controls-listhttps://github.com/WICG/controls-listMediaMadiaWG    yesn/a    Customise browser native media controls buttons.
cookie-storehttps://github.com/WICG/cookie-storeStorageWebAppsWG    yesn/a Chrome  Sketching an asynchronous JavaScript cookies API for documents and workers
cors-rfc1918https://github.com/WICG/cors-rfc1918SecurityWebAppSec?    yesn/a
cq-usecaseshttps://github.com/WICG/cq-usecasesLayout     yesn/a    Use cases and requirements for standardizing element queries.
CSS-Parser-APIhttps://github.com/WICG/CSS-Parser-APILayout   4/6/2020 yesn/a    This is the repo where the CSS Houdini parser API will be worked on
DataCuehttps://github.com/WICG/DataCueMedia  cwilso  yesn/aMarch 14, 2019   https://github.com/chrisn/datacue/blob/master/explainer.md
devtools-protocolhttps://github.com/WICG/devtools-protocolTesting     yesn/a    DevTools Protocol
directory-uploadhttps://github.com/WICG/directory-uploadSharingHTML?    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-lockingLayoutWebAppsWG?    yesn/a    A repository for the Display Locking spec
Element-Timinghttps://github.com/WICG/Element-TimingPerformanceWebPerfWG    yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/192 Element Timing performance metric proposal
encrypted-mediahttps://github.com/WICG/encrypted-mediaMediaMediaWG    yesn/a    A fork of Encrypted Media Extensions to add persistent-usage-record sessions
encrypted-media-encryption-schemehttps://github.com/WICG/encrypted-media-encryption-schemeMediaMediaWG    yesn/a    Proposal to add encryption scheme support to Encrypted Media Extensions.
entries-apihttps://github.com/WICG/entries-apiSharingWebAppsWG    yesn/a    Spec defining browser support for file/directory upload by drag-and-drop
event-timinghttps://github.com/WICG/event-timingPerformanceWebPerfWG    yesn/a    A proposal for an Event Timing specification
file-handlinghttps://github.com/WICG/file-handlingSharingWebAppsWG    yesn/a    API for web applications to handle files
focus-visiblehttps://github.com/WICG/focus-visibleAccessibilityCSS?    yesn/a    Polyfill for `:focus-visible`
frame-timinghttps://github.com/WICG/frame-timingPerformance Might become animation smoothness timing in new repo   yesn/a    Frame Timing API
get-installed-related-appshttps://github.com/WICG/get-installed-related-appsSharingWebAppsWG    yesn/a  https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/213
hdcp-detectionhttps://github.com/WICG/hdcp-detectionMedia     yesn/a    Incubation for HDCP detection feature in EME
import-mapshttps://github.com/WICG/import-mapsNetworking     yesn/a    How to control the behavior of JavaScript imports
indexed-db-observershttps://github.com/WICG/indexed-db-observersStorageWebAppWG    yesn/a    Prototyping and discussion around indexeddb observers.
inerthttps://github.com/WICG/inertLayout     yesn/a    Polyfill for the inert attribute and property.
input-for-workershttps://github.com/WICG/input-for-workersInput  yoav  yesn/aAugust 30, 2019   Specification for exposing input events to workers
Input-device-capabilitieshttps://github.com/WICG/Input-device-capabilitiesSharing     yesn/a    InputDevice API proposal
interventionshttps://github.com/WICG/interventionsMeta     yesn/a    A place for browsers and web developers to collaborate on user agent interventions.
is-input-pendinghttps://github.com/WICG/is-input-pendingInputWebPerfWG    yesn/a
js-self-profilinghttps://github.com/WICG/js-self-profilingPerformanceWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMarch 12, 2019   JS profiling in the wild
keyboard-maphttps://github.com/WICG/keyboard-mapInput     yesn/a    API to get current keyboard mapping.
kv-storagehttps://github.com/WICG/kv-storageStorageWebAppsWG    yesn/a    A proposal for an async key/value storage API for the web
LargestContentfulPainthttps://github.com/WICG/LargestContentfulPaintLayoutWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMay 24th, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/191
Layout Instabilityhttps://github.com/WICG/Layout InstabilityLayoutWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMay 28th, 2019
main-thread-schedulinghttps://github.com/WICG/main-thread-schedulingPerformanceWebPerfWG yoav  yesn/aMarch 14, 2019
netinfohttps://github.com/WICG/netinfoNetworkingDAS    yesn/a
open-uihttps://github.com/WICG/open-uiInput  Greg Whitworth   yesn/aSeptember 30, 2019   Standardize controls and components that ship natively within UAs.
origin-policyhttps://github.com/WICG/origin-policySecurity     yesn/a
overscroll-scrollend-eventshttps://github.com/WICG/overscroll-scrollend-eventsInput  yoav  yesn/aJune 11th, 2019
page-lifecyclehttps://github.com/WICG/page-lifecyclePerformanceWebPerfWG    yesn/a    Lifecycle API to support system initiated discarding and freezing
permissions-requesthttps://github.com/WICG/permissions-requestSharingWebAppSec    yesn/a    Incubation for permissions.request()
permissions-revokehttps://github.com/WICG/permissions-revokeSharingWebAppSec    yesn/a    Incubation for permissions.revoke()
portalshttps://github.com/WICG/portalsPerformance     yesn/a    A proposal for enabling seamless navigations between sites or pages
priority-hintshttps://github.com/WICG/priority-hintsPerformanceWebPerfWG    yesn/a    A browser API to enable developers signal the priorities of the resources they need to download
purificationhttps://github.com/WICG/purificationSecurity     yesn/a
requestPostAnimationFramehttps://github.com/WICG/requestPostAnimationFramePerformanceHTML yoav  yesn/aMay 2nd, 2019
savedatahttps://github.com/WICG/savedataPerformance  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-fragmentLayout  yoav  yesn/aJuly 23rd, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/194
serialhttps://github.com/WICG/serialSharingDAS    yesn/a    Serial ports API for the platform.
shape-detection-apihttps://github.com/WICG/shape-detection-apiMediaDAS    yesn/a    Detection of shapes (faces QR codes) in images
spatial-navigationhttps://github.com/WICG/spatial-navigationAccessibility     yesn/a    Directional focus navigation with arrow keys
sw-launchhttps://github.com/WICG/sw-launchSharingServiceWorkerWG    yesn/a    Service Worker Launch Event
trusted-typeshttps://github.com/WICG/trusted-typesSecurity     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-hintsNetworking     yesn/a    Wouldn't it be nice if `User-Agent` was a (set of) client hints?
Virtual Scrollerhttps://github.com/WICG/Virtual ScrollerInput  yoav  yesn/aApril 19,2019
visual-viewporthttps://github.com/WICG/visual-viewportLayout     yesn/a    A proposal to add explicit APIs to the Web for querying and setting the visual viewport
web-lockshttps://github.com/WICG/web-locksSharing     yesn/a    Cross-tab resource coordination API
web-transporthttps://github.com/WICG/web-transportNetworking  yoav  yesn/aMay 29th, 2019
WebHIDhttps://github.com/WICG/WebHIDSharing  cwilso  yesn/aMarch 6, 2019   Human Interface Device protocol support
webpackagehttps://github.com/WICG/webpackageNetworking     yesn/a    Web packaging format
webusbhttps://github.com/WICG/webusbSharingDAS    yesn/a    Connecting hardware to the web.
file-system-accesshttps://github.com/WICG/file-system-accessSharing     yesn/a    Allowing sites to interact with local files more seamlessly.
web-codecshttps://github.com/WICG/file-system-accessMedia  yoav  yesn/aSeptember 13th, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/209 WebCodecs is a flexible web API for encoding and decoding audio and video
media-latency-hinthttps://github.com/WICG/media-latency-hintMedia  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-apiSecurity  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-trust-token-api/3858/7yesn/aOctober 2, 2019
raw-clipboard-accesshttps://github.com/WICG/raw-clipboard-accessSharing  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/compressionSharing  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-compression-streams-standard/3920/10yesn/aNovember 15th, 2019 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/207 Standard text for CompressionStream and DecompressionStream API
video-editinghttps://github.com/WICG/video-editingMedia  yoav  yesn/aNovember 19th, 2019
custom-state-pseudo-classhttps://github.com/WICG/custom-state-pseudo-classLayout  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-custom-state-pseudo-class/4108yesn/aDecember 2nd, 2019
keyboard-lockhttps://github.com/WICG/keyboard-lockInput    https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-system-keyboard-lock-api/1594yesn/a
crash-reportinghttps://github.com/WICG/crash-reportingSharing  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-crash-deprecation-intervention-reporting/4144yesn/aDecember 13, 2019
intervention-reportinghttps://github.com/WICG/intervention-reportingSharing  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-crash-deprecation-intervention-reporting/4144yesn/aDecember 13, 2019
deprecation-reportinghttps://github.com/WICG/deprecation-reportingSharing  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-crash-deprecation-intervention-reporting/4144yesn/aDecember 13, 2019
image-outputhttps://github.com/WICG/image-outputMedia  Ilya  yesn/a2019-12-24 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/237 Adds output options to HTML input elements
client-hints-infrastructurehttps://github.com/WICG/client-hints-infrastructureNetworking  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/client-hints-infrastructure/4127/3yesn/a2020-01-08 https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/79 Specification for the Client Hints infrastructure - privacy preserving proactive content negotiation
periodic-background-synchttps://github.com/WICG/periodic-background-syncNetworking  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-periodic-background-sync/3530/4yesn/a2020-01-20
video requestAnimationFramehttps://github.com/WICG/video-raf/Performance  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-video-requestanimationframe/3691yesn/a2020-01024
performance-measure-memoryhttps://github.com/WICG/performance-measure-memoryPerformanceWebPerfWG 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-isolationSecurity  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/WebOTPAuthentication  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-webotp/4281/2yesn/a2020-03-05 somewhat related: https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/152 One-time-password SMS API
media-feeds-apihttps://github.com/WICG/media-feeds-apiMediaMediaWG beccahughes https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-media-feeds-api/4223/17yesn/a2020-03-11
beforeinstallprompthttps://github.com/WICG/beforeinstallpromptPWA  mgiuca  yesn/a2020-03-19Chromehttps://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/84 Moved from Web Manifest spec
cross-origin-embedder-policyhttps://github.com/WICG/cross-origin-embedder-policySecurity  yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-cross-origin-embedder-policy/4275yesn/a2020-03-20Chrome
conversion-measurement-apihttps://github.com/WICG/conversion-measurement-apiPrivacy/Ads  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/conversion-measurement-api/3580/2yesn/a2020-03-20
sms-one-time-codeshttps://github.com/WICG/sms-one-time-codesAuthentication  cwilso https://github.com/WICG/admin/issues/99yesn/a2020-04-02
local-font-accesshttps://github.com/WICG/local-font-accessGraphics  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/api-to-get-list-of-available-fonts/1197yesn/a2020-04-03
content-indexhttps://github.com/WICG/content-indexStorage  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-detectionPerformance  cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/idle-detection-api/2959/4yesn/a2020-05-07
digital-goodshttps://github.com/WICG/digital-goods/SharingWebPayments mgiuca https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-web-payments-digital-product-management-api/4350/4yesn/a2020-05-15
webmonetizationhttps://github.com/WICG/webmonetizationPrivacy/AdsWebPayments 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-handlerSharingWebAppsWG travisleithead https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-pwas-as-uri-handlers/4394Yesn/a2020-05-27
display-overridehttp://github.com/WICG/display-overridePWAWebAppsWG various https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-title-bar-customization-for-web-apps/yes 2020-07-06
turtledovehttps://github.com/wicg/turtledovePrivacy/AdsWebAppSec?? yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/advertising-to-interest-groups-without-tracking/4565/yes 2020-07-06
sparrowhttps://github.com/WICG/sparrowPrivacy/Ads?? 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-overlayPWAWebAppsWGcontinue 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
WebIDhttps://github.com/WICG/WebID/AuthenticationWebAppSec?? cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-webid-privacy-preserving-federated-sign-in-api/4661/4yes 2020-07-23
raw-socketshttps://github.com/WICG/raw-socketsNetworking?? cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/filling-the-remaining-gap-between-websocket-webrtc-and-webtranspor/4366/7
storage-bucketshttps://github.com/WICG/storage-bucketsStorageWebAppsWG?? cwilso https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-storage-buckets/4710yesyes2020-08-06
responsive-image-client-hintshttps://github.com/WICG/responsive-image-client-hintsPerformance?? yoav https://discourse.wicg.io/t/spec-for-responsive-image-client-hints/4706/3yes 2020-09-09
canvas-formatted-texthttps://github.com/WICG/canvas-formatted-textGraphicsWHATWG HTMLRefine the design; harmonize w/CSS Layout APItravisleithead https://github.com/WICG/proposals/issues/3yesyes2020-09-23
urlpatternhttps://github.com/WICG/urlpattern   yoav https://github.com/WICG/proposals/issues/9yes 2020-10-12
webcomponentshttps://github.com/WICG/webcomponentsDOMWHATWG cwilso (moved from WHATWG)yes 2020-11-05
handwriting-recognitionhttps://github.com/WICG/handwriting-recognition??WebApps? cwilso https://github.com/WICG/proposals/issues/8yesyes2020-11-16

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
first-party-sets28/07/2020PrivacyCG Transferred to Privacy CG

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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