video + canvas = magic You’ve already learned about the <video> and <canvas> elements, but did you know that they were designed to be used together? In fact, the two elements are absolutely wondrous when you combine them! I’m going to show off a few super-simple demos using these two elements, which I hope will prompt cool future projects from you fellow web authors. HTML5 Cross Browser Polyfills · Modernizr/Modernizr Wiki The No-Nonsense Guide to HTML5 Fallbacks So here we're collecting all the shims, fallbacks, and polyfills in order to implant HTML5 functionality in browsers that don't natively support them. The general idea is that: We, as developers, should be able to develop with the HTML5 APIs, and scripts can create the methods and objects that should exist. Developing in this future-proof way means as users upgrade, your code doesn't have to change but users will move to the better, native experience cleanly.
HTML/Elements/video - W3C Wiki A <video> element is used for playing videos or movies. HTML Attributes autoplay = "autoplay" or "" (empty string) or emptyInstructs the UA to automatically begin playback of the video as soon as it can do so without stopping. HTML5 Video Player Development This post is also available in: Russian Year by year, we become more involved with media technology than ever before. The World Wide Web is also sensitive to this trend as shown by immense success and popularity of online video services, such as YouTube. However, you cannot run such systems without the technology for video content playback at the end user level. A classical approach is to build a video player with Flash. Probably you can hardly find a more popular Web browser plugin than Flash Player today.
Responsive embeds : Anders M. Andersen November 28, 2011 This article shows examples of how to embed video and other iframes in a responsive web design and has examples with YouTube, Vimeo and Slideshare. I found a neat little CSS trick on the A List Apart article “Creating Intrinsic Ratios for Video” and I did some experimenting with it. HTML5 Video: Fullscreen At the moment of this post, these features [except for Pseudo] are only possible in Safari 5.1, Chrome, and iOS but is a great stride in the progression of HTML5 video. There are a few new methods you can use to implement native fullscreen for video and even go fullscreen with html elements [ie - a div]. In the following code, I’m going to use jQuery for selectors but jQuery has nothing to do with the end result.
Everything You Need to Know About HTML5 Video and Audio Update history: Article updated 26 January 2011 — Simplified information about what video formats Opera supports, as now Linux versions handle video the same as Mac and PC. Also deleted links to Labs WebM builds, as all release versions now support it.Article updated 1 July 2010 — replaced download links to our experiment WebM-enabled builds with links to Opera 10.60 (final).Article updated 14th May 2010 — some minor changes made; information on codecs added to mention the VP8 codec Google have made available and the experimental VP8-supporting Opera Labs build. Introduction