HTML5

vSphere scales up, if you're willing to ditch a switch or server

VMware's popped out the first update to vSphere 6.5 and it's unusually interesting for this sort of minor release.<p>Scale is the headline-grabber. You …

Virtualization

Adobe Finally Kills Off Flash

Adobe said Tuesday it has finally agreed to "end-of-life Flash," and will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020.<p>The …

Advertising Industry

Freebie Deal: HTML5 Game Development by Example

We have a great freebie for our readers in the deals store today, the HTML5 Game Development by Example bundle.<p>All you need to do to get the HTML5 …

Game Development

Adobe to kill off Flash, which is good for developers and consumers

Adobe has announced that it will kill off its popular yet much aligned Flash Media Player, phasing it out by 2020. The reason for the delay is to …

Software

Goodbye Flash and thanks for all the animated fish

I was there at the beginning of Flash and yet, when Flash dies in 2020, I won't miss it.<p>When I stumbled on the technology at the 1995 Internet World Conference in San Jose, it was called "Future Splash" and made by a tiny company called Futurewave Software, Inc.<p>Future Splash was designed for …

World Wide Web

Video stream with Node.js and HTML5

I was asked how to do video stream using Node.js, something I had yet to try so, “why not” I thought, let me share my findings.<p>The “challenge” was to …

JavaScript

Flash death: Adobe killing reviled plugin by 2020 - SlashGear

Adobe is dropping the axe on Flash, announcing that the little-loved – and in many cases, like that of Apple’s Steve Jobs, actively loathed – plugin …

Software

Free Deal: HTML5 Game Development by Example

We have a great free deal in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, the HTML5 Game Development by Example bundle.<p>All you need to do to get the HTML5 …

Game Development

What’s all the hype about (Tumult) Hype?

As someone who has always despised Flash and its over-complicated gimmicks, I found myself enjoying Tumult’s Mac-only HTML5 WYSIWYG web and animation …

Web Design

The rules for REST: How to be RESTful in HTTP/JSON APIs

Recently, I was trying to write a little client script for Apache Solr. It was just supposed to add some data, retrieve it, and delete it. I thought …

JSON

FireShell: HTML5, Sass and JavaScript boilerplate for Grunt, by @toddmotto

HTML5 Boilerplated<p>A cutting edge take on the HTML5 boilerplate with some HTML5 semantics and WAI-ARIA roles for baseline semantic markup and web …

Web Development

HTML5 and JavaScript Game Development Competition in just 13 kilobytes

Lee Reilly<p>Developer ⁄ Marketing ⁄ Community at GitHub. Currently addicted to Pokémon TCG.<p>@leereilly | leereilly.net

How CNN Prepped For Flashpocalypse

AdExchanger |When the Flashpocalypse comes in July, CNN aims to offer advertisers space in its fallout shelter. The video-heavy publisher moved early …

AdTech

Code Cards: A game to learn How to Code

Code, in other words Coding is a term that we rarely use on ABDZ. Maybe because most of us are designers and designers shouldn't right? We beg to …

Design Thinking

HTML5: Where the core web technology is headed now

HTML5 began making waves in software development many years before its official adoption in October 2014, reducing reliance on proprietary rich …

Web Development

Which HTML5 Elements Are Important for WordPress SEO?

HTML5, the most recent HTML version, has been around for a few years now (though it was the first major HTML update in 14 years). However, there are …

Web Design

'They're not prepared': Publishers worry the Flashpocalypse is nearly here

The obituaries for Flash were written long ago. But don’t tell that to the digital ad industry.<p>Last fall, Google announced it would stop accepting …

Advertising

Future-Proof Your Learning With HTML5

Almost all digital content and digital learning uses HTML5. As HTML5 increasingly becomes the standard for display, you can future-proof your …

Learning

HTML 5 NOW!

<b>Q:</b> <i>Can I start using HTML 5 now?</i><p>The short answer is, yes.<p>The slightly longer answer is, you can use some of the new features, but you will need to do …

Web Development

Big Things Ahead for HTML 5

<b>Q:</b> <i>Will HTML5 or XHTML5 be the next big thing or just another collection of past standards and browser war fodder?</i><p>The short answer is that, yes, HTML …

Web Development

Navigating the Flash to HTML5 Technology Transition

Written onMay 5, 2017AuthorMichael Tuminello |<p>As we have heard numerous times in the past, Flash is on the way out the door, to be replaced by HTML5. …

Web Development

AJAX - Introducing Cross-domain Request (XDR) (Internet Explorer)

With Cross-domain Request ("XDR") in Windows Internet Explorer 8, developers can create cross-site data aggregation scenarios. Similar to the</b> …

Software Development

Google's Chrome will soon start warning you more about HTTP pages

A Google effort to push websites to implement encryption is expanding. Starting in October, the company will roll out new warnings to flag HTTP connections as insecure in its Chrome browser.For users, it means Chrome will display the words “not secure” in the browser’s address bar whenever they …

Google

Element.className

Summary<p><b>className</b> gets and sets the value of the class attribute of the specified element.<p>Syntax<p>cNameis a string variable representing the class or …

HTML

W3C marks second anniversary of W3Cx with new training offerings for web developers

Just two years after launching its first HTML5 course on W3Cx, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) announced today that it has exceeded its …

Software Development

Now You can Play The First Tomb Raider Game In Your Web Browser

TombRaider forum member ‘XProger’ has been working on an open-source engine of the classic Tomb Raider game, called OpenLara, and has made it …

Gaming

You could use uTorrent directly from your browser in the near future

While various governments across the globe are trying to ban torrenting websites to tone down piracy, BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen has announced …

Chrome, Firefox, and Opera users beware: This isn’t the apple.com you want | Ars Technica

Unicode sleight of hand makes it hard for even savvy users to detect impostor sites.<p>If you're using Chrome, Firefox, or Opera to view websites, you …

Information Security

Stealing sensitive browser data with the W3C Ambient Light Sensor API

19 Apr 2017 on w3c | privacy | web browser | firefox | privacy engineering | chrome | sensors | light sensor<p>In this post we describe and demonstrate …

JavaScript is a buffet, not the enemy - Chris Heilmann

When we were in search for the opening keynotes for Script'17, Chris appeared like the knight in shining armour. Within two days all was set: Title, …

Software Development