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[4]: Opera....
by Delgarde on Sat 2nd Jan 2010 08:38 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Opera...."
Delgarde
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2008-08-19

The Webkit project is mostly run by Apple. Other companies have released WK based browsers, such as Nokia. And guess what, they created a fork which ended up miles away from Apple's WK, so they had to go back to the drawing board and do it all over again.


Nokia is the first "other company" that comes to mind as a user of WebKit? How about, you know, Google? Maker of that Chrome browser people occasionally mention here?

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RE[5]: Opera....
by wumip on Sat 2nd Jan 2010 11:49 in reply to "RE[4]: Opera...."
wumip Member since:
2009-08-20

Nokia is the first "other company" that comes to mind as a user of WebKit? How about, you know, Google? Maker of that Chrome browser people occasionally mention here?

Nokia is just a good example because they have been at it for a long time. It shows what happens over time. What you get is a bunch of incompatible forks:

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

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RE[6]: Opera....
by KugelKurt on Sat 2nd Jan 2010 12:40 in reply to "RE[5]: Opera...."
KugelKurt Member since:
2005-07-06

What you get is a bunch of incompatible forks:

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

Nowhere in that article it's claimed that they are forks.

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