The web owes much of its success to the ability of its core technologies to evolve over time. In recent years we've seen an explosion of new browser technologies and standards. In this talk we'll look at the general trends as well as a few significant specs in more detail. We'll look at the good that's coming as well as some of the new problems we may face. Finally, we'll conclude by talking about how you can get involved in the process by providing some resources, advice, warnings and more.