Spil wants to pay for development, marketing, and more for any studio with an HTML5 game (that it deems worthy) that needs publishing.
Guest Post Will Price is CEO of SaaS ad platform company Flite
The debate actually precedes the first app store to hit volume.
Gamers can get Snail Bob on any platform thanks to HTML5.
As gadgets and software get better, HTML5 gaming may get its moment in the sun.
On Tuesday evening, I drew a monocle on VentureBeat founder Matt Marshall. But this was no ordinary monocle, because the Adobe software I used to create it was running on servers 3,000 miles away and piped directly to my web browser.
Guest Post For the rich app experience that customers have grown accustom to, auto manufacturers need to change how they think about apps. Native apps that reside on smartphones and interact with on-board systems are the answer to what’s been plaguing in-car infotainment systems since they were introduced to the market.
Guest Post Connected cars are quickly gaining mainstream adoption and consumers are demanding a similar experience in their car as they receive on their smartphones. And for the auto industry, that adds up to a boatload of HTML5.
Media files that contain DRM (Digital Rights Management) will soon become a regular part of web’s standards thanks to a decision by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
Google released its new tool for building adaptive, universally usable rich ads this morning. With Google Web Designer, hard-core animators and wet-behind-the-ears newbies can build, edit, and publish animated HTML5 ads for any platform in just minutes.
The studio is working on a browser real-time-strategy title called Project Atlas that features console-like graphics but doesn’t require any plug-ins.
The Windows Phone YouTube app has been blocked by Google again. Microsoft says the reasons why are being “manufactured” by Google.
“We want Twitter to be the best place in the world for engineers to work,” Twitter SVP for Engineering Chris Fry posted today.
In a move to reach out to more developers, Amazon has added HTML5 application and mobile website support to the Amazon Appstore.
Guest Post Hybrid apps, which use an HTML5 core inside a native app “wrapper,” are an increasingly attractive option — but there are still some downsides to this approach.
Guest Post HTML5 is still controversial in the game industry. However, meetings at E3 reconfirmed that much of the industry predicts browser-based game play is inevitable and one of the most viable choices for consumers.
The number one magazine provider in Apple’s Newstand has now added 20 new magazine from American Media to its stable of 1,800 magazines for digital sale.
Corporations have found a way to roll back the web’s decades-long openness. One of of the most successful? Apple, whose quarterly earnings report lands later today.
The mobile web shift is happening rapidly for all kinds of consumer apps, but business apps have been left a bit out in the cold. Gizmox hopes to fix that.
Only a few weeks after hitting 50 million users, the popular mobile messaging service Kik has received a new chunk of funding to fuel its impressive growth.
Editor’s Pick “There are a few things that are critically missing. One is tooling support. The second is operability. Because those two things don’t exist, people are falling back to native. It’s not that HTML5 isn’t ready; it’s that the ecosystem doesn’t support it.”
With Microsoft planning to end support for its Silverlight video plugin by 2021, Netflix has begun to shift towards using HTML5 for video playback.
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Only 20 percent of American consumers’ time on mobile devices is spent on the web. A massive majority, 80 percent, is spent in apps: games, news, productivity, utility, and social networking apps.
How do you stand out from the plethora messaging apps out there? For Chorus.im, it’s by aiming for something more than just a messaging app.
Ludei has more than games on its 2D HTML5 platform, and now it is moving to 3D.
Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the World Wide Web, spent an hour enthusiastically exhorting a crowd at SXSW to use HTML5 and build applications on the Open Web Platform. He also offered a host of pithy comments on the Web’s history and future.
Famo.us is attempting to change the game with a few different technology tools that could redefine how we see the mobile web.
Only 15 percent of developers would go native-only when building an app for multiple platforms.
70 percent of North American developers are already using HTML5, as are roughly 60 percent of South American, European, and Chinese developers.
The Mozilla Foundation announced a greatly expanded lineup of hardware and carrier partners for its upcoming HTML-based Firefox OS yesterday at Mobile World Congress.
Intel has reportedly acquired appMobi, scooping up the talent and the tech, to build out its own mobile development tools.
Guest Post Ludei president Joe Monastiero writes about the virtues of HTML5 for games.
Editor’s Pick Before you read our forecast for 2013, take a look at how we did on last year’s predictions.
Now you can share Brainshark presentations with any iOS or Android user — no app required.
Guest Post A recent VentureBeat post outlined a series of reason why HTML5 failed to deliver in 2012. But here are five reasons to look forward to HTML5 in the new year.
Everything.me raises $25 million to make smart phones “dynamic” by presenting apps you may need in real-time.
Guest Post Or, why HTML5 disappointed many developers this year.