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Easy Multi-touch Web Apps, Upgrade From Mouse to Pointer Events

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Building Multi-touch Web Apps can be a daunting task for any Web developer.  Luckily the new W3C Pointer Event specification makes it seamless.  This short tutorial provides a brief introduction to Pointer Events and then demonstrates how an app written for Mouse Events can be upgraded to a Multi-touch application simply by introducing Pointer Events.

[00:30] - Introduction to Pointer Events.
[03:00] - Upgrading of brick breaker app from mouse to pointers.

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Pointer Events Specification




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