HTML 5 – The Technology of the New HTML Standard
Imagination, meet implementation. HTML5 is the cornerstone of the W3C’s open web platform; a framework designed to support innovation and foster the full potential the web has to offer. Heralding this revolutionary collection of tools and standards, the HTML5 identity system provides the visual vocabulary to clearly classify and communicate our collective efforts. In this series of tutorials we will look at each addition of HTML 5 along with some examples and how to’s…
HTML 5 – Semantic
Giving meaning to structure, semantics are front and center with HTML5. A richer set of tags, along with RDFa, micro-data, and micro-formats, are enabling a more useful, data driven web for both programs and your users.
HTML 5 – Offline and Storage
Web Apps can start faster and work even if there is no internet connection, thanks to the HTML5 App Cache, as well as the Local Storage, Indexed DB, and the File API specifications.
HTML 5 – Device Access
Beginning with the Geo-location API, Web Applications can present rich, device-aware features and experiences. Incredible device access innovations are being developed and implemented, from audio/video input access to microphones and cameras, to local data such as contacts & events, and even tilt orientation.
HTML 5 – Connectivity
More efficient connectivity means more real-time chats, faster games, and better communication. Web Sockets and Server-Sent Events are pushing (pun intended) data between client and server more efficiently than ever before.
HTML 5 – Multimedia
Audio and video are first class citizens in the HTML5 web, living in harmony with your apps and sites. Lights, camera, action!
HTML 5 – 3D, Graphics & Effects
Between SVG, Canvas, WebGL, and CSS3 3D features, you’re sure to amaze your users with stunning visuals natively rendered in the browser.
HTML 5 – Performance & Integration
Make your Web Apps and dynamic web content faster with a variety of techniques and technologies such as Web Workers and XMLHttpRequest 2. No user should ever wait on your watch.
HTML 5 – CSS3
CSS3 delivers a wide range of stylization and effects, enhancing the web app without sacrificing your semantic structure or performance. Additionally Web Open Font Format (WOFF) provides typographic flexibility and control far beyond anything the web has offered before.