HTML5 Rocks

HTML5 Rocks

HTML5 Features

Offline

"Web" and "online" are two closely associated terms, downright synonymous to many people. So why on earth would we talk about "offline" web technologies, and what does the term even mean?

HTML5 and related specs introduce a number of features to make offline web apps a reality:

For a whirlwind overview of the offline landscape, consider the article "Offline": What does it mean and why should I care?. These features can also be used to improve an application’s performance by storing data in the cache or to make data persistent between user sessions and when reloading and restoring pages.

What’s New

Demos

HTML5 Demos: Offline events
Stickies demo with app cache and web SQL database

In the Wild

Mobile Gmail
Every Time Zone

Resources