A friend and co-worker has been experimenting a lot with the capabilities of the HTML5 Fullscreen mode and its full capabilities, and it’s pretty powerful and impressive in modern browsers. While I don’t have a link to share of the impressive project he’s working on, here’s a good overview of the fullscreen capabilities by our oft-used plugin provider, Longtail (makers of jwPlayer):
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Meant to post this last week, but must have slipped my mind. I hate any web site that forces a full screen, but if the user had a button to go fullscreen for a given page or web site, that’d be OK in my book.
This will allow for things like fullscreen for video and games — something that HTML alone has lacked when going head-to-head with Flash. It allows allows for a nice reading mode.