WebGL Playground - Now Open
Written by David Conrad   
Saturday, 17 December 2011

WebGL is a 3D graphics interface that allows you to write 3D programs within a web browser using JavaScript. Now there is an easy way to get started - simply type in your WebGL script and see the results instantly at WebGL Playground.

 

webglplayground1

 

WebGL Playground is an online web development service, currently in beta, that allows you to create multiple files - html, css, js, glsl - to implement a 3D web app. You don't need to set up an editor or manage the code it is all done for you. You do need a browser that supports WebGl, of course, and is means Chrome or Firefox.  When you start a project the files are auto-generated with the skeleton code you need in every project and you can simply get on with writing the code that matters. There are currently three templates and a number of example projects in the gallery that can be used to start a project.

 

webglplayground2

 

The gallery itself is well worth a visit just to see the sorts of things that you can create with WebGL.

 

webglplayground3

 

You can try the WebGL Playground site without signing in, but if you want to save your files you will need to set up a free account.

 

 

To be informed about new articles on I Programmer, subscribe to the RSS feed, follow us on Google+, Twitter or Facebook or sign up for our weekly newsletter.


 

Banner


Computer Scientists Petition Supreme Court Over API Copyright
12/11/2014

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has filed a brief on behalf of 77 computer scientists urging the US Supreme Court of the United States to overturn a finding that APIs are copyrightable.



Firefox Marks 10th Anniversary
10/11/2014

On November 9, 2004 Mozilla released Firefox 1.0. It is celebrating its first decade with the release of Firefox 33.1, billed as a browser for developers.


More News

Last Updated ( Saturday, 17 December 2011 )
 
 

   
RSS feed of news items only
I Programmer News
Copyright © 2014 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.