New HTML tags… Audio & video Graphics (canvas & SVG) New form input types e-mail address, URL, number, search… Better ‘semantics’ etc… What is html5?
…new CSS elements (CSS3)… Web fonts New text effects Better layout Transitions Transforms (rotation, 3D effects,…) etc… What is html5?
Great for web apps “Anything Flash can do…” Local storage = persistent Cross-platform Can look like a native app in iOS Fast build & test times Multimedia without Flash You know who you are… So what can it do?
Replace native apps Limited access to hardware camera, accelerometer… No native app APIs notifications, address book… Can’t run in the background Processor-intensive stuff Running in an interpreter in the browser can be slow especially on mobile devices And what can’t it do?
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