iPhone 5 and iOS 6 for web developers

The article “iPhone 5 and iOS 6 for HTML5 developers, a big step forward: web inspector, new APIs and more” (by Max Firtman for Breaking the Mobile Web) explains what’s new for web developers.

iPhone 5:

  • New screen size
  • New simulator
  • What you need to do
  • Problems

iOS 6:

  • File uploads and camera access with Media Capture and File API
  • Web Audio API
  • Smart App Banners for native app integration
  • CSS 3 Filters
  • CSS 3 Cross Fade
  • CSS Partial Image support
  • Full screen support
  • Animation Timing API
  • Multi-resolution image support
  • Passbook coupons and passes delivery
  • Storage APIs and web app changes
  • Web View changes for native web apps
  • Debugging with Remote Web Inspector
  • Faster JavaScript engine and other news