about [html5]. One of the things that’s interesting is we actually have more people on a daily basis using mobile Web Facebook than we have using our iOS or Android apps combined. So mobile Web is a big thing for us.” Mark Zuckerberg
support HTML5, some older browsers still don’t.” “By 2016, more than 2.1 billion mobile devices will have HTML5 browsers, up from just 109 million in 2010.” articles.businessinsider.com/2012-03-29/tech/31253432_1_mobile-experience-mobile-developers- mobile-devices www.totaltele.com/view.aspx?ID=466497
is one of the directions the Web is going in and is one of the areas least well served by HTML so far. This puts HTML in direct competition with other technologies intended for applications deployed over the Web, in particular Flash and Silverlight.” Ian Hickson, Editor of HTML5 lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2009Jan/0215.html
to server that ends wasteful polling and minimises bandwidth-hogging headers. Think chat / multi-player games. Server-Sent Events allow you to push information to the browser without polling. Think latest headlines/ stock prices.
not browsers • Validate and test in desktop and mobile (use Opera Mobile Emulator and Opera Dragonfly) • Start with a base of valid, accessible HTML and progressively enhance • No browser-sniffing. Use feature detection. • Use all vendor prefixes in your CSS
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