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Re: SVG on Android (was: agenda+ SVG 2 Features and Approach)

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 09 May 2011 03:41:12 -0400
Message-ID: <4DC79A98.9060200@w3.org>
To: Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com>
CC: Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com>, 'www-svg' <www-svg@w3.org>
Hi, Alex-

Alex Danilo wrote (on 5/9/11 3:38 AM):
> The latest news I've heard on the Android front from WebKit dev and
> other places is that the intention is to pull the Chrome version of WebKit
> into Android in future.
> To date, Android took a really old WebKit snapshot and worked with
> that independent of the main WebKit project. For Honeycomb they
> used Chrome as the basis. This will now become the main browser
> approach as well - i.e. derived from a Chrome release instead of the
> old WebKit fork.

That's great to hear!

> So the future looks bright...

It will look even brighter if we add fluorescent color support to SVG 
2... :)

-Doug Schepers
W3C Team Contact, SVG, WebApps, and Web Events WGs
Received on Monday, 9 May 2011 07:41:14 UTC

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