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HTML5 Day: Graphics, Multimedia, & Local Storage

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  • Know HTML/CSS and dabbled in JavaScript? It's time to get introduced to those HTML5 APIs we've been hearing about! 

    Creating powerful applications on the web platform gets easier every year with more and more tools in our arsenal.  You might have heard some of the rumors about HTML5's features and it's APIs.  HTML5 offers a suite of JavaScript APIs which can be used to build web pages that can act as web applications.

    We'll take a look at leveraging the new tags & APIs around Graphics, Multimedia and Local Storage in HTML5.  

    Class Schedule: Saturday, January 21st, 11am-5pm

    In this course, we'll have three experts taking us through the following topics-- we'll talk about the what, why and how as well as do some hands-on exercises so you walk away feeling confident with the material: 

    Graphics: SVG, canvas tag, and WebGL (approx. 2 hours)

    Multimedia: audio tag, video tag, and JS libraries that wrap them (approx. 2 hours).

    Storage: localStorage, sessionStorage, IndexedDB, file API, use cases, and best practices (approx 3 hours).


    Prerequisite:

    A working knowledge of HTML/CSS and basic JavaScript is a prerequisite for this class.

    Prior to class

    We ask that you install the following on your laptop prior to class:

    -    Sublime Text 2, a text editor available for Mac, Windows, and Linux.

    Also, please install either Chrome, Safari, or Firefox + Firebug:   
    -    Firebug, a Firefox extension with a plethora of tools handy in web development   
    -    Firefox browser

    Please note our refund policy: Your payment of $50 guarantees your seat in the course. If something changes after registration and you cannot attend the course, your seat is yours to sell or give to someone else - just please let us know who! 


    If you'd like to attend but cannot afford the cost, please request a GDI scholarship. 

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  • maria z.
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  • Ashley
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    Because of a mild addiction to the internet, my dad tricked me into building websites in HS... more

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  • Jen D.
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