WebGL: amazing graphics in the browser

September 24, 2014 0 Comments

webgl-waterSome of you may be aware of OpenGL, the low-level (device) software that uses the graphics card CPUs (GPUs) to do very fast graphics for video games. Well, there is also WebGL which does the same thing IN THE BROWSER with no extra plugins. Here’s a great collection of WebGL-based examples. These USED to only run in Chrome, but now Firefox and Safari have caught up (I haven’t checked Internet Exploder (Explorer) yet).

Oh, and yes they work in mobile device browsers too (at least Apple & most Android devices including tablets).

Chrome Experiments

Some Examples: