Tag: ie9

  • The Windows Blog

    [Great news from Microsoft][link]: >In its HTML5 support, IE9 will support playback of H.264 video as well as VP8 video when the user has installed a VP8 codec on Windows. In the post the Author, Dean Hachamovitch, reiterates the company line regarding HTML5: “we’re all in,” but this is not a surprising development at all.…

  • Second IE9 Platform Preview

    [Microsoft seems to be running with HTML5 in a real way][link], and that is really great news for people who make websites. It’s got a [not-great ACID3 score][acid], right now, but it’s nice to know they actually give a shit. For once. [link]: http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2010/05/05/html5-and-same-markup-second-ie9-platform-preview-available-for-developers.aspx “IEBlog : HTML5 and Same Markup: Second IE9 Platform Preview Available…

  • IE 9 Will Support HTML5 Video With H.264 Only

    [A shame, but I can’t say I’m particularly surprised.][link] Firefox may have to join the H.264 bandwagon or get left behind. I like the *idea* of Vorbis, but if I’m authoring video I’m thinking it’s not worth my time right now. [link]: http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2010/04/29/html5-video.aspx “IEBlog : HTML5 Video”

  • Jeffrey Zeldman on Microsoft’s “Enforced Bragging”

    > I’m not challenging the quality of the hardware and software improvements; I’m pointing out the enforced bragging, which is mandated from on high, and which flies in the face of the humble stance other high-level divisions in Microsoft would like to enforce in the wake of the company’s European drubbing and the dents Apple…