Entries with “multimedia” tag

Creating Web Content for TV

by Patrick H. Lauke in Tv

This guide is aimed at web developers wishing to optimize their web sites and applications for better compatibility with web-enabled/connected televisions, with a particular emphasis on the Opera Device SDK and its functionality.

Introduction to HTML5 Video

Introduction to HTML5 Video

by Bruce Lawson, Patrick H. Lauke in Articles

This article gives you an introduction to <video> and some of its associated APIs. We look at why native video support in browsers is important, give an overview of the element’s markup, and outline the most important ways in which video can be controlled via JavaScript.

Accessible HTML5 Video With JavaScripted Captions

by Bruce Lawson in Articles

The HTML5 <video> element provides a fantastic way to embed video into web pages without relying on plugins, and it is now supported in Opera, Firefox and Chrome, so things are looking up. One burning question however is “how do we provide alternative content for users that either can’t see, or can’t hear the video?” In this article, Bruce Lawson looks at the issue and suggests a solution.