An Event Apart Boston is going swimmingly, but I’m taking a break to post this story from a BBC site that explains that the BBC has taken the decision to remove the hCalendar microformat from /programmes until
- either the BBC accessibility group does further testing and declares the abbreviation design pattern to be safe to use
- or the microformats community settles on an accessible alternative to the abbreviation design pattern
More at BBC radiolabs blog.
(More detail and backstory)