HTML5 APIs You’ve Never Heard Of

A presentation at ConFoo Montreal in in Montreal, QC, Canada by Drew McLellan

HTML5 APIs YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF

HTML5 APIs YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF

HTML5… APIs?

HTML5… APIs?

The web is changing rapidly

The web is changing rapidly

Ch-ch-ch-changes

Ch-ch-ch-changes

Things we can do

Things we can do

Page Visibility

Page Visibility

Page Visibility

Page Visibility

Testing for visibility

Testing for visibility

When is it useful?

When is it useful?

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device Orientation

Device motion

Device motion

Device motion

Device motion

Device motion

Device motion

When is it useful?

When is it useful?

Browser support

Browser support

Browser support

Browser support

The modern web browser is a powerful and flexible platform that is far more capable that you might think. Many advanced features can get lost in the gap between front-end and back-end development skill sets. Find out about the HTML5 APIs you've never heard of, from audio to video to physical sensors, and interaction methods for mobile users. Learn where they are supported and how you can start work with these APIs in your next project!

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