Breaking Limits on Mobile HTML5

A session at Topconf Tallinn 2013

Wednesday 6th November, 2013

1:10pm to 2:00pm (TMT)

More than 15 hacks that will surprise you on mobile browsers, such as IE10, Safari on iOS and Chrome for Android. Quickly, we will go though the problem, the code and the live demo of the hack working on a real device.

Hacks list include:

How to refresh a background "frozen" tab on iPad
Creating a mobile view for IE10 on snapped mode
Making a push notification on iOS from a website
Creating a high resolution canvas
Creating a full-screen experience
Working with images in different resolutions
Undocumented meta tags and hacks
Bypassing limits on storage APIs
Interacting with native apps
Speeding up performance

About the speaker

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Maximiliano Firtman

mobile+web developer

Max is a mobile+web developer, trainer, speaker and writer. He wrote many books, including "Programming the Mobile Web" and "jQuery Mobile: Up and Running" published by O'Reilly Media.

He has a blog about mobile web development at mobilexweb.com and he maintains the website mobilehtml5.org.

He is a frequent speaker at conferences around the world. He has delivered hundreds of trainings on mobile+web technologies for open trainings and well-known companies world-wide.

He has received different recognitions, including Nokia Developer Champion yearly since 2006; Adobe Community Professional since 2011, and BlackBerry Elite Developer since 2012.

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3:30pm Mobile / HTML5 Panel discussion by Stefan Baumgartner and Maximiliano Firtman

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Time 1:10pm2:00pm TMT

Date Wed 6th November 2013

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Books by speaker

  • Programming the Mobile Web
  • jQuery Mobile: Up and Running

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