Paris Web 2013

HTML5 JavaScript APIs by Estelle Weyl

10th October 2013

With HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, you can create web applications that work on all mobile devices. Modern browsers are capable of running your web apps. No need to learn OS specific programming languages. In this session we discuss some of the native HTML5 related JavaScript API that make your browser the most powerful piece of software on your device.

In this session we will take a look at a simple web game and look at the HTML5 related JavaScript APIs that enable it to function in browsers on all platforms, whether the user is online or offline, without the use of any frameworks, libraries or other 3rd party scripts. APIs covered include (but are not limited to) the selectors API, application cache, LocalStorage, DataSet API and classList.