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Latest contributions from François Beaufort

Autoplay Policy Changes

Learn best practices for good user experiences with the new autoplay policies in Chrome, coming January 2018.

Audio/Video Updates in Chrome 62

Offline playback with persistent licenses and Widevine L1 on Android, video track optimizations, automatic video fullscreen when device is rotated, customizable seekable range on live MS streams, FLAC in MP4 with MSE are here!

Picture In Picture (PiP)

Let's discuss a Web API that would allow websites to create a floating video window over the desktop

Fast Playback with Video Preload

Preload video and audio for faster playback.

Audio/Video Updates in Chrome 61

Background video track optimizations and automatic video fullscreen when device is rotated are here!

DOMException: The play() request was interrupted

What is really happening with "DOMException: The play() request was interrupted"?

Mobile Web Video Playback

Create the best mobile media experience on the Web by following these best practises.

Audio/Video Updates in Chrome 58

Media controls customization, Autoplay for Progressive Web Apps added to the home screen, pause the autoplaying of muted video when invisible, and color-gamut media query are there!

Media Source Extensions

Media Source Extensions (MSE) is a JavaScript API that lets you build streams for playback from segments of audio or video.

Customize Media Notifications and Handle Playlists

Finally! We can customize web media notifications (title, artist, album name, artwork) and respond to media related events such as seeking or track changing with the new Media Session API.

Take Photos and Control Camera Settings

Image Capture is an API to control camera settings and take photos.

Access USB Devices on the Web

The WebUSB API makes USB safer and easier to use by bringing it to the Web.

Interact with Bluetooth devices on the Web

A Web API has been added to Chrome that makes it possible for websites to discover and communicate with devices over the Bluetooth 4 wireless standard using GATT.