The W3C Multimodal Architecture, Part 1, Overview and challenges
What you should know about the emerging architecture for distributed multimodal applications
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Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: May 08, 2007
The W3C Multimodal Interaction Working Group has been refining its proposal for a Multimodal Architecture since 2002. In this first article in a three-part series, Gerald McCobb of IBM presents an overview of the group's progress. Get an early look at the emerging architecture and learn about the challenges Web developers should consider when deciding whether to implement it.
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