Steve Heffernan

Building an HTML5 Video Player

Date: This event took place live on November 07 2012

Presented by: Steve Heffernan

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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In this hands-on webcast presented by Steve Heffernan, he demonstrates:

  • how to develop from scratch your own interface for HTML5 video
  • embedding a video using HTML5
  • building custom controls using the JavaScript API
  • fallback strategies for older browsers and devices
  • fixing known playback bugs on the iPhone and Android

About Steve Heffernan

Steve Heffernan is a web front-end developer with 12 years experience. He is a regular speaker on the topic of HTML5 video, and is the creator of the popular HTML5 video player, Video.js. He is also co-founder of Zencoder, a cloud-based video encoding service.