Plupload is an open–source tool that allows you to provide uploading functionality for your website. So what makes it special? It utilizes HTML5, Gears, Silverlight, Flash, BrowserPlus or normal forms, providing some unique features such as upload progress, image resizing and chunked uploads—all this transparently and without the developer’s intervention.
This project is from the guys who made TinyMCE, so I’m sure incremental updates will be regular.
Usage is very simple. Place this code in the
After that, embedded movies can be added simply:
<video src="video.mp4" width="320" height="240" controls autobuffer></video>
When HTML5 video is supported by a given browser, the file is served as is. Otherwise, a simple flash movie player is dynamically swapped in its place. Note however that encoding issues are still present, especially the H.264/Theora debate that plagues Firefox and makes it different to other modern browsers.