Facebook didn’t find magic in HTML5

HTML5: It's one of those exciting buzzwords that is supposed to bring the mobile word closer together.Unfortunately for Facebook, they realized that hedging their bets on an emerging technology turned out to be

Published on: September 21st, 2012 brian bloom

SAP works with Sencha on HTML5 apps

SAP has put a lot of weight behind its mobile strategy recently, even predicting at its Sapphire conference in May that within five years all computing would be mobile. Going the HTML5 route

Published on: July 31st, 2012 brian bloom

W3C CEO calls HTML5 as transformative as early Web

HANNOVER, Germany – “How many people have heard of HTML5?” World Wide Web Consortium CEO Jeff Jaffe asked the crowd at CEBIT on Tuesday. Almost everyone put their hand up. “Now how many

Published on: March 6th, 2012 Shane Schick

Adobe explains ditching Flash for mobile

Adobe Systems said Wednesday it is abandoning the Flash Player in future mobile browsers to focus on HTML5, a decision that immediately ignited concerns among mobile app developers, many of whom are working

Published on: November 9th, 2011 Matt Hamblen

HTML5 gets final release date of 2014

Those curious about the final release date for the hotly debated HTML5 need wonder no more: The W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) plans to finalize the standard by July 2014, the organization announced Monday."This

Published on: February 14th, 2011 joab jackson

Adobe offers top 10 list for Flash platform in 2010

Adobe Systems has published a top 10 list of happenings for the Adobe Flash Platform in 2010, while also acknowledging tough times last year due to an ongoing feud with Apple.  Topping the

Published on: January 4th, 2011 Paul Krill

Microsoft boosts HTML5 video for Firefox on Windows 7

Microsoft released on Wednesday a Firefox browser add-on extending HTML5-based video on the company's Windows 7 OS.The plugin enables Firefox users to play H.264-encoded video on HTML5 by using built-in capabilities of Windows

Published on: December 16th, 2010 Paul Krill

Thousands of HTML5 tests planned by Web consortium

Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9 scored an early public relations victory when the first round of HTML5 compatibility tests from the World Wide Web Consortium had IE9 topping Google Chrome and Firefox.However, W3C is

Published on: December 1st, 2010 Jon Brodkin

Microsoft clarifies Silverlight role

Silverlight still has a bright and promising future with Microsoft, the company's servers and tools division chief, Bob Muglia, wrote in a blog post on Monday, aiming to quell rumors to the contrary.  "Make

Published on: November 2nd, 2010 joab jackson