Top 6 HTML5 Video Players: Full Comparison & Examples

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During the last 6 years, over 75,352 people asked for help with HTML5 on StackOverflow. If you are one of them, you’re in the right place here!

Thanks to HTML5, it’s enough to convert video files to three main web video formats – MP4 (H.264), OGV and WebM and write a simple code like this one to insert a video:

HTML5 video tag sample code

HTML5 video tag sample code

Instead of manual coding, you can use a feature-rich native HTML5 video player. But no matter which HTML5 video player you prefer, you have to encode video files correctly. Often videos are converted to MP4 with a wrong codec, so as a result they play with no sound.

26 Unexpected Text Messages Only Parents Could Send

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Do your parents use smartphones only for making calls or they are good at texting? If they send you texts, you are luckily to have some hilarious messages from them. If they don’t know there exists such a way of communication, make sure if you want them to learn about it and ever text you. Check these 26 amazing texts between parents and children and make your decision!

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Kids & Gadgets: Development or Disaster?

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Do you know that 1 out of 3 U.S. kids can use a mobile phone or tablet before they talk? In 2013 Dailymail reported that 29% of children use tech gadgets as toddlers and 70% master them completely by primary school age. Surprising? Indeed.

It looks amazing that a 2-year old knows how to use a cellphone or tablet. But is it really good that all those touch screen devices are so wide spread among the growing up generation? We gathered some facts and interviewed top US mommy bloggers about gadgets influence on kids. See what we found out. We gathered some facts and interviewed top US mommy bloggers about gadgets influence on kids. See what we found out.

Top 5 Hotel Booking Sites for Trouble-Free Traveling

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Summer is coming! What can be better than long sunny days, blue sea waves and endless portions of ice-cream? Or maybe you prefer to spend your holidays climbing the mountains? Or exploring foreign cultures and meeting new people? Even if you just want to visit one of world’s fashion capitals to do shopping, you’ll need a good place where you can leave all your bags, take shower and choose what restaurant to visit in the evening. We are talking about a hotel. If you choose it right, your journey will be full of good memories. While if you make a wrong choice, the trip may appear to be a real nightmare. Let’s check 5 best booking sites and compare their hotel choice, room choice and a number of additional services.

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200+ Useful Resources & Tools to Become an Advanced Teacher

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Or How to Save Time on Preparing for Classes

Teaching requires a lot of effort and resources. If you’re an advanced PC user and Web surfer, it’s not a problem to get prepared for any challenging topic. Another thing is when you’re an experienced teacher, but a novice in digital technology. Where to get the trustworthy information? Obviously all the teachers who begin to use the Internet and PC tools for their work face these questions. And our task is to help them not to get lost in the world of digital aids for teachers. Have a look at our collection of useful resources and tools for educators and you’ll find

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Top 10 Wedding Sites for Planning and Organizing

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Wedding for brides is not only about white dress, happily crying Grandmas and Grandpas, making vows and receiving presents. It is also a big, big headache. Planning, organizing, deciding, asking, begging, trying, watching, discussing, arguing and all the other multiple –ings, which can be summarized by the word “preparing”. Sometimes these preparations may take months in order to make that very day perfect. Happily, now you can use best online tools to ease and smooth the process of getting married.

Actually, there exists a huge number of them, and all these resources resemble each other. This makes it really hard for an inexperienced bride not to get confused and lost among all them. We analysed the numerous wedding sites and chose the most useful of them. Have a look at our list.

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iPhone Airplane Mode: Use it to Escape Reality

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Airplane mode is such a feature on your iPhone that turns off all the wireless connection: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, your cellular connection and often even GPS. It can be easily switched on and used not only for flights, but also for some other peculiar needs. Learn more about airplane mode, how to activate it and cases of its usage.

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Best Funny Vines to Show Different Countries in 6 Seconds

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Vine is a web service to capture and share short (only 6 seconds long) mobile videos from all over the world. They say that sometimes this time is sufficient to create a real masterpiece. And in fact, during 6 seconds you can really show a lot. The matter is that in different countries people look differently at things, and these short video clips can represent this gap in a visual way. Besides, with them you can have a short, but colorful trip to any corner of the Globe and amuse yourself, laughing at humorous approach to sightseeing or just observing people from the streets of different countries.

Watch our collection of Vine videos from 10 countries, which are short, humorous and witty at the same time.

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Deleting Videos from YouTube. 3 Easy Steps for Every Problem.

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When you are already an advanced YouTube user, you don’t face the question how to upload YouTube video anymore. Vice versa, sometimes the other question arises: how to remove a video from YouTube completely . Whether the video is yours or not, there may be different reasons for getting it away from the video giant. Learn about different ways to delete a video from your YouTube channel or remove any video file completely.

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Iconsquare – Precise Statistics of your Instagram Personality

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We all do love taking photos and talking about ourselves, let’s be honest. Instagram social network allows doing both things together. So, it becomes a part of our personality, a kind of blog, where we can post private information or share opinions, using various hashtags and geolocations to get noticed. Besides, you can even separate some of your posts, which are related to specific topics, marking them with related hashtags.

The Instagrammers, who lead an active life in this social media, adore receiving likes and comments on the posted content. So, if you are one of them, you can be also interested in getting statistics about your Instagram account and posting habits. For this Iconsquare is created. It is really useful and easy to “digest”, if you are not an Instagram pro, but a common user – you just need a guide to look closer into its depth.

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