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

6 minutes, 30 seconds


Right click “Save as…”

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.

Additional Resources:

Pointer Events Specification



Follow the discussion

  • Oops, something didn't work.

    Getting subscription
    Subscribe to this conversation

Comments closed

Comments have been closed since this content was published more than 30 days ago, but if you'd like to continue the conversation, please create a new thread in our Forums, or Contact Us and let us know.