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The Open Web Platform

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The Open Web Platform

The Open Web Platform

The Open Web Platform

diagram showing the web client architectural components

Available on desktops, smart phones, tablets, connected TVs, cars, games consoles, ...



Interactive Forms

Video and Audio

Direct support for audio and video

<video width="380" controls>
<source src="big-buck-bunny-trailer-480p.webm" type="video/webm">
<source src="big-buck-bunny-trailer-480p.mp4" type="video/mp4">
Your browser does not support the video tag.


<audio controls>
<source src="Tenacity_Raveyard2-160.ogg" type="audio/ogg">
<source src="Tenacity_Raveyard2-160.mp3" type="audio/mpeg">
Your browser does not support the audio tag.

Stream audio and video from your microphone and camera to the network or to another browser

Rich Graphics

Styling with CSS

Dynamic Scripting

Rich access to device capabilities

Adaptation to the Device

Learn More

  • Online documentation and tutorials
  • For the W3C activities and specifications
  • See also "Closing the Gap with Native" and "Responsive Design"