WHATWG vs W3C Split

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

The standard org W3C and WHATWG has officcially split. i.e. do not work together. For political reasons. Now each publishes their own HTML spec, and consider theirs as The STANDARD.

Here's WHATWG's take.

whatwg vs w3c 2015-06-05
WHATWG vs W3C 2015-06-05. From https://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/FAQ

Here's W3C's take.

whatwg vs w3c 2014-07-10 a10d7
From http://www.w3.org/blog/2014/10/decision-by-consensus-or-by-informed-editor-which-is-better/ [local copy w3c_vs_whatwg__decision_by_consensus_or_by_informed_editor_2015-06-05.txt ]