Apple's WebKit team proposes a new API for accelerating GPU-based 3D graphics

Apple's WebKit team proposes a new API for accelerating GPU-based 3D graphics

Apple's WebKit team has proposed a new Community Group at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) that will focus on developing a new standard API [application programming interface], perhaps based on Metal, for accelerating GPU-based 3D graphics and general computation for the web, notes AppleInsider

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Apple may be preparing a web version of its MapKit framework

Apple may be preparing a web version of its MapKit framework

Apple may be preparing to announce a web version of its MapKit framework, allowing anyone to embed an Apple Map view into a web page. On the WWDC microsite —as noted by 9to5Mac — Apple has embedded its own map object in the page to show attendees how to get between Moscone West and the Bill Civic auditorium, where the 2016 Worldwide Developer Conference keynote will be held. 

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