1360849 story HTTP 1.1 approved by W3C and IETF 78 Posted by CmdrTaco on Thursday July 08, 1999 @01:08PM from the what-already? dept. fabbe writes "The HTTP 1.1 protocol has been approved by the W3C and IETF. CNET article is here. " Both bodies apparently showed ruthless efficiency getting these standards out there... speeds that make even glaciers jealous.