HTML5 Hacks

HTML5 Hacks Author Jeff Burtoft and Jesse Cravens
Isbn 9781449334994
File size 17 Mb
Year 2012
Pages 502
Language English
File format EPUB
Category Web Development

HTML5 Hacks Book Description:

With 90 detailed hacks, expert web developers Jesse Cravens and
Jeff Burtoft demonstrate intriguing uses of HTML5-related
technologies. Each recipe provides a clear explanation,
screenshots, and complete code examples for specifications that
include Canvas, SVG, CSS3, multimedia, data storage, web
workers, WebSockets, and geolocation.

You’ll also find hacks for HTML5 markup elements and attributes
that will give you a solid foundation for creative recipes that
follow. The last chapter walks you through everything you need
to know to get your HTML5 app off the ground, from Node.js to
deploying your server to the cloud.

Here are just a few of the hacks you’ll find in this book:

  • Make iOS-style card flips with CSS transforms and
  • Replace the background of your video with the Canvas tag
  • Use Canvas to create high-res Retina Display-ready media
  • Make elements on your page user-customizable with editable
  • Cache media resources locally with the filesystem API
  • Reverse-geocode the location of your web app user
  • Process image data with pixel manipulation in a dedicated
    web worker
  • Push notifications to the browser with Server-Sent Events

HTML5 Hacks

Author(s): Jesse Cravens, Jeff Burtoft

Publisher: O’Reilly Media, Year: 2013

ISBN: 978-1-449-33499-4,1449334997