This can, for instance, be used to draw graphs, make photo composition or simple (and not so simple) animations. The images on the right show examples of implementations <canvas> which they will be in the future in this tutorial. <canvas> was first introduced by Apple for the Mac OS X Dashboard and later implemented in Safari and Google Chrome. Gecko 1.8-based browsers, such as Firefox 1.5, also support this element. The <canvas> element is part of the WhatWG Web applications 1.0 specification also known as HTML5. HTML5 presentation. HTML5 differences from HTML4. Abstract HTML is the core language of the World Wide Web.
The W3C publishes HTML5 and HTML5.1. The WHATWG publishes HTML, which is a rough superset of W3C HTML5.1. "Differences from HTML4" describes the differences of the HTML specifications from those of HTML4, and calls out cases where they differ from each other.