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Pro HTML5 Programming

Powerful APIs for Richer Internet Application Development

Authors: Lubbers, Peter, Salim, Frank, Albers, Brian

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  • An update of Pro HTML5 Programming, including major corrections for WebSockets functionality, along with new chapters covering the drag and drop API, as well as SVG.

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About this book

HTML5 is here, and with it, web applications have acquired power, ease, scalability, and responsiveness like never before. With this book, developers will learn how to use the latest cutting-edge HTML5 web technology—available in the most recent versions of modern browsers—to build web applications with unparalleled functionality, speed, and responsiveness.

This new edition includes major revisions for WebSockets functionality, reflecting the new W3C specification. It also features new chapters covering the drag-and-drop API as well as SVG.

  • Explains how to create real-time HTML5 applications that tap the full potential of modern browsers
  • Provides practical, real-world examples of HTML5 features in action
  • Covers all the new HTML5 APIs to get you up-to-speed quickly with HTML5
  • Fully updated to include the latest revisions of the WebSocket API, and much more.

About the authors

Peter Lubbers is the director of documentation and training at Kaazing Corporation and the co-founder of the San Francisco HTML5 User Group. Peter also teaches HTML5 training courses all over the world. Prior to joining Kaazing, Peter worked as an information architect at Oracle, where he wrote many books, including the award-winning Oracle Application Server Portal Configuration Guide. At Oracle, Peter also developed documentation automation solutions, and two of his inventions are patented. A native of the Netherlands, Peter served as a Special Forces commando in the Royal Dutch Green Berets. Peter lives on the edge of the Tahoe National Forest and in his spare time, he loves to run ultra marathons in the Sierra Nevada foothills and around Lake Tahoe (preferably in one go!).

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Overview of HTML5

    Lubbers, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 1-22

  • Using the Canvas API

    Lubbers, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 23-61

  • Working with Scalable Vector Graphics

    Lubbers, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 63-81

  • Working with Audio and Video

    Lubbers, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 83-106

  • Using the Geolocation API

    Lubbers, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 107-133

Buy this book

eBook $34.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3865-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $44.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3864-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pro HTML5 Programming
Book Subtitle
Powerful APIs for Richer Internet Application Development
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Peter Lubbers and Frank Salim and Brian Albers
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3865-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3865-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3864-5
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XX, 352
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