Useful reference to video conversion software for HTML5 video formats. Converting video to HTML5 ogg / ogv and mpg4 – Stack Overflow.
Aamazing footage released by Nasa showing a time lapse video of the Earth recorded by the International Space Station orbiting the Earth. Breath taking, check out the lightning! Around the world in three-and-a-half minutes: Nasa releases stunning time-lapse video of Earth – Yahoo! News UK.
With regards to HTML5 <video> there are 3 different video formats which are used across all the major browsers. There isn’t one standard video format as yet so different formats need to be available. Eg. <video poster=”movie.jpg” controls> <source src=”movie.webm” type=’video/webm; codecs=”vp8.0, vorbis”‘> <source src=”movie.ogv” type=’video/ogg; codecs=”theora, vorbis”‘> <source src=”movie.mp4″ type=’video/mp4; codecs=”avc1.4D401E, mp4a.40.2″‘> <p>This is… Read More »
Since 1996, HTML standards have been maintained by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) with input from commercial software vendors. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML4#Version_history_of_the_standard As from 2008, the HTML5 web standards are currently being developed by the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML5 I also found this HTML5 browser… Read More »
Embed YouTube Videos with W3C Compliance. This is a great article which shows how to embed a youtube video into your website which validates successfully to W3C standards. Ive used it and had no problems in all major browsers. I found this to be a better solution for the time being until the HTML5 <video>… Read More »