How to Mask the mb.YTPlayer background video

How to Mask the mb.YTPlayer background video

With the last 3.0 release of my YTPlayer plugin I introduced the ability to create a mask (simply a PNG file) that covers the player giving at the video you are playing a particular effect.

Firefox and the Youtube video quality issue

Firefox and the Youtube video quality issue

Google recently switched to adaptive videos streaming on YouTube by using Media Source Extensions. This technology generates media streams for playback in JavaScript allowing dynamic change of video quality and a more accurate control of the stream. You can check what…

Look at this! mb.bgndGallery goes fullscreen!

I just implemented the new HTML5 Fullscreen API on two of my components: mb.YTPlayer and mb.bgndGallery. Using the element.requestFullScreen() and the document.cancelFullScreen() methods is now possible to display part of a page or the entire web page in a real…

jquery.mb.bgndGallery 1.7.5. Make your custom transition

jquery.mb.bgndGallery 1.7.5. Make your custom transition

I’ve just updated the mb.bgndGallery adding some defaults effects for an easy implementation. For all of you that where getting creasy on how to set the correct transition for the sliding images, this update introduces some built in effects you…

jQuery 1.9 is out… and $.browser has been removed – a fast workaround

With the new 1.9 jQuery release they removed definitely their $.browser method. Surely many of you used this thousand of time to catch specific browsers; now it doesn’t work anymore. Here is a fast and short piece of code you…