The new autoplay rules blocked audio that played on its own as soon as the user opened a website, however, this change broke countless online games and apps that used autoplaying content for legitimate purposes.
The autoplay-video blocker is created to fix one of the greatest problems of the Internet: autoplaying videos on websites.
Google has partially rolled back Chrome's blocking of autoplaying video with sound after it was found to break a large collection of web apps and games.
Google has rolled back an update for its Chrome browser after concerns from game developers. One of this release's features was its ability to block web pages with auto-playing audio. For some HTML5 games, users could re-enable audio by interacting with the game's canvas via a click-to-play interaction.
A good change in theory, the policies have negatively impacted games and other experiences (according to The Verge) that use the Web Audio API. Broadly, the new policies only let muted or media that does not feature audio to begin playing.
Statoil to become Equinor from May 16 Statoil shares are trading higher Tuesday as the Norwegian energy company prepares to change its 50-year old name. This entails that May 15, 2018 is expected to be the last day of trading on Oslo Børs under the ticker "STL".
Novartis lawyer steps down over Trump lawyer payment He said the company continued to pay him because it feared litigation over a premature termination of the agreement. He will retire at the start of June, to be replaced by current Novartis ethics chief Shannon Thyme Klinger.
Pallett admitted the company could have done a better job of explaining the impact that the change would have on developers who use the Web Audio API.
"The policy will be reapplied to the Web Audio API in Chrome 70 (October)".
One of Google's project managers for Chrome, John Pallett, said: "We've updated Chrome 66 to temporarily remove the autoplay policy for the Web Audio API". As others have pointed out, this is a non-trivial user interface challenge with a lot of nuances.
The two parties dismissed the version as "old" and said they were no longer questioning the country's euro membership. The draft accord is likely to cause concern in Brussels and at European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt.
Killeya-Jones was a McDonald's All-American and a two-time all-state selection at Virginia Episcopal in Lynchburg. The 6-5 guard averaged 14.3 points and 6.5 rebounds per game at Florida International last season.
Wall Street ended a choppy session slightly higher on Monday as weakness in defensive stocks offset trade optimism following U.S. Going move backward a period of six month analysis we come to know that stock soared 5.26% giving rising alert for Investors.
The law is different than euthanasia, because the patient must be physically able to take the life-ending drugs on their own. At the hearing was Stephanie Packer, who has been diagnosed with a terminal illness.
Thomas Steyer decreased its stake in Time Warner Inc ( TWX ) by 49.36% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, Independent Franchise Partners LLP boosted its position in shares of Time Warner by 1.7% in the fourth quarter.
Also, Android phones include barometric technology, which uses air pressure to know a person's location in a high-rise building. The most important update "dashboard" controls your whole phone from a single screen, much like control panel in IPhones.
He died in December 2013 at 95, and Barcelona wore black armbands during a Copa del Rey game against Cartagena in his memory. Mandela, who was born on July 18, 1918, served as president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.
Johnny Ellis tweeted about what he saw as the plane was approaching Anchorage, according to the Associated Press . The passenger reportedly removed his clothes and ran the length of the cabin about 20 minutes before landing .
Newsstand provides Just subscribe to a book and see its most recent articles in Google's mobile-optimized AMP standard. Last week at its annual I/O developer conference, Google unveiled its new AI-powered " Google News " application.
Crude oil production in March was around 3.76 million bpd, flat compared with the average levels in January and February. U.S. shale oil production is expected to rise by about 145,000 bpd to a record 7.18 million bpd in June, the U.S.
Microsoft to launch smaller, low-priced Surface devices
The good news is that Microsoft is finally planning to launch low-priced Windows 10 tablets under the Surface brand. Apple launched a new version of the $329 iPad in March, with a faster processor and Apple Pencil stylus support.
DirecTV Now cloud DVR goes live for all customers
The new version of the DirecTV Now app will be available for Android, Amazon Fire TV , and Roku devices in the next few weeks. And users will be able to access their local channels, like ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC, when they're away from their home market.
Al Ahly coach resigns after defeat to Uganda's KCCA FC
Swallows have four points, former champions Etoile Sahel of Tunisia three and Zesco United of Zambia and Primeiro one each. In the other Group A match, Tunisian giants Esperance walloped Rollers 4-1 in Rades, inspired by a brace from Anice Badri .
Pope calls for end to Holy Land violence (3)
During the cathechesis, the pope explained the significance of the white garment worn when receiving the sacrament. Israel claims that Hamas is spurring the violence and using it for cover for attacks.