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Recent News

Web3D Consortium announces the X3D Ecosystem special interest group to accelerate the progress of integrating X3D content across diverse domains and platforms. By extending support of X3D authoring tools and X3D conversion tools in other 3D technologies we can bring X3D to mainstream use. Calling 3D experts and enthusiasts to join.
2024 Jun 15
X3D working group efforts have shifted focus exclusively to standardization of X3D technology. Web3D Consortium has renamed it to X3D Standards Working Group to better reflect this new direction.
2024 Jun 15
Web3D 2024 Conference in Guimarães, Portugal from 25 – 27 September 2024. Call for Papers and Contributions is now open. Submission deadline extended to June 16th, 2024. Share your latest 3D work! Requesting authors to submit their papers and posters.
2024 Mar 1
The X3D® version 4.0 specification is now ratified by ISO/IEC as an International Standard. This latest version continues the tradition of interoperability, long-term stability, and royalty-free use while providing powerful new graphics and multimedia capabilities. The Web3D Consortium's X3D® version 4.0 standard spans a cross-platform ecosystem, including other standards such as glTF, HTML, MIDI, and Web Audio API for interactive, composable worlds on the Web.
2024 Feb 12
Immersive 3D visualization helps researchers with richer knowledge of fluid in tumors and could lead to advancements in understanding how glioblastoma tumors spread. The Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC, shared data on fluid flow in brain tumors with Virginia Tech’s Visionarium, which created 3D visualizations using X3D that allow new insights.
2024 Feb 10
Web3D Consortium had another successful year with new collaborators and proven allies to venture the crossroads of 3D on the Web. From new alliances to successful outreach and continued development of our Standards
2024 Jan 15
X_ITE announces it's new release - An open source 3D JavaScript library that uses WebGL for 3D rendering. Authors can publish X3D and VRML 3D Scenes on the Web without plugins. This gives X3D authors the ability to display content in 3D, using WebGL in several Web browsers and platforms.
2024 Jan 5
The Web3D Consortium Lifetime Technical Excellence award is presented to Dr. Richard Puk in recognition of his significant technical contributions to the development of X3D and HAnim ISO graphics standards for over 40 years. Congratulations to Dick on this recognition with our many thanks for all his support to Web3D Consortium
2023 Oct 11