Linked by Kroc Camen on Fri 1st Jan 2010 15:36 UTC
Opera Software HTML5 Video is coming to Opera 10.5. Yesterday (or technically, last year--happy new year readers!) Opera released a new alpha build containing a preview of their HTML5 Video support. There's a number of details to note, not least that this is still an early alpha...
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RE[3]: Opera....
by wumip on Sat 2nd Jan 2010 00:05 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Opera...."
wumip
Member since:
2009-08-20

Apple basically owns the Webkit project, so they add whatever they need whenever they need it. So yes, Webkit basically follows Apple's needs and release cycles.

You are talking about the wet dream theory. I'm talking about the cold, hard realith.

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RE[4]: Opera....
by KugelKurt on Sat 2nd Jan 2010 00:40 in reply to "RE[3]: Opera...."
KugelKurt Member since:
2005-07-06

Apple basically owns the Webkit project

No.

so they add whatever they need whenever they need it.

Every contributor (Apple, Nokia, GNOME, Google) does. WebKit makes no releases. The main development branch in never frozen for any release. WebKit makes no releases.


Webkit basically follows Apple's needs and release cycles.

No.

You are talking about the wet dream theory. I'm talking about the cold, hard realith.

You are talking like an Opera fanboy without any connection to reality.

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RE[5]: Opera....
by wumip on Sat 2nd Jan 2010 11:48 in reply to "RE[4]: Opera...."
wumip Member since:
2009-08-20

"Apple basically owns the Webkit project

No.
"
Actually, yes. Just look it up.

"so they add whatever they need whenever they need it.

Every contributor (Apple, Nokia, GNOME, Google) does. WebKit makes no releases. The main development branch in never frozen for any release. WebKit makes no releases.
"
The problem is that in practice, Webkit based browsers are a bunch of incompatible foreks:

http://www.quirksmode.org/blog/archives/2009/10/there_is_no_web.htm...

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