Category Archives: HTML5

Creating a simple, yet powerful, variable height content slider

Recently I looked for a simple way of doing a content slider for a web page on one of my side pet projects. Having used some image sliders before (see Rich Bradshaw), I was under the impression that it would … Continue reading

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Maven base project for vert.x

vert.x is a, and as they say it, an “Effortless asynchronous application development for the modern web and enterprise”. In other words, it allows one to quickly put together modern web apps. Basically, if you are familiar with Node.js, then … Continue reading

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Testing live video streaming to WebGL and HTML5 Video tag

I simply wanted to check how reliable it is to use HTML5 Video tag to receive live streams. The main issue with live or real-time streams is that you want them to be as close to real-time as possible. Such … Continue reading

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Deploying a WAR as a JBoss AS 7 OSGi WAB?

A J2EE container is able to load and deploy Web Archives (WAR). A WAR is presented to a container in either a compressed zip file or a directory where your web application or services reside. In the new OSGi world, … Continue reading

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HTML5, CSS3, WebServlet 3.0, CDI and JBossAS 7

Still reading? Good, many will simply run away after passing their eyes through so many acronyms. Anyway, what is all this stuff that I’m talking about? If you ever heard of Web 2.0, then you’ll most probably know what I’m … Continue reading

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