WebGL brings plugin-free 3D to the web, implemented right into the browser. Major browser vendors Apple (Safari), Google (Chrome), Mozilla (Firefox), and Opera (Opera) are members of the WebGL Working Group.” (WebGL - OpenGL ES 2.0 for the Web, retrieved 13:00, 25 August 2010 (UTC))
As of Aug. WebGL is implemented in development releases (Alpha,Beta) of Firefox, Chrome and Safari browsers.
2 Interfaces and libraries
Some may not yet support WebGL acceleration (as of Aug. 2010). There are others libraries too.
- X3DOM, a (so far) partial X3D implementation. See its development status (13:00, 25 August 2010 (UTC)).
- Official Web site and specification
- WebGL - OpenGL ES 2.0 for the Web, hosted at Khronos Group (Open Standards for Media Authoring and Acceleration).
- WebGL Draft Specification Working Draft 10 June 2010
- WebGL (Wikipedia)
- http://www.doesmybrowsersupportwebgl.com/ (click to test if your browsers supports it).
- http://www.caniuse.com/webgl What browsers are supporting WebGL
- WebGL 3D engines and tools (jister.net, 9,2013)
- X3DOM: Huge adoption of X3D by the masses?, Hiperia 3D, Jan 5 2010.
- Programming 3D Applications with HTML5 and WebGL 3D Animation and Visualization for Web Pages, By Tony Parisi, Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Released: September 2013 (est.), Pages: 300