Gold Sponsors
Array Telepresence Logo   Human Productivity Lab Logo   Ashton Bentley Logo
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors
Telepresence Options Magazine

Latest Telepresence and Visual Collaboration News:
Full Article:

Startup Temasys Targets WebRTC for IE and Safari

February 18, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Story and images by Tara Seals / WebRTC World

So far, only Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox have enjoyed status as webRTC-friendly browsers, offering native support for the HTML5 specification. But Singaporean startup Temasys has released Skylink, a free plugin for OS X and Windows that brings WebRTC to both Apple Safari and Internet Explorer.

"Why on earth would you want to try another browser? Well, there are some pretty compelling reasons," said Matthew Hughes, a software developer, student and writer from Liverpool, England, in a how-to blog. "If you're using Windows 8.1, you might want to use a browser that closely meshes with the look-and-feel of touch-friendly Metro. If you're concerned about blazing-fast browsing, you might want to use Safari, which is drastically faster than Chrome, largely thanks to its phenomenal JavaScript interpreter."

Skylink is a simple browser plugin, downloadable from the Temasys site.

Continue Reading...

Add New Comment

Telepresence Options welcomes your comments! You may comment using your name and email (which will not be displayed), or you may connect with your Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or DISQUS account.