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howler.js - A Modern Web Audio JavaScript Library

01.30.2013
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howler.js is a modern JavaScript library for web audio. The library was initially developed  for an HTML5 game engine, but can also be used for web applications.

howler.js has several feature like fallback to the Web Audio API, fallback to HTML5 audio.  It also has support for multiple file formats which in turns increases support for many browsers.

howler.js also has automatic caching for Web Audio API, implements cache pool for HTML5 audio and more. howler.js allows you to play multiple files all at once with fade in/out effects. It is a standalone JavaScript library weighing at only 5KB.

Requirements: None
Demo:http:/ / goldfirestudios. com/ howler. js…Javascript-Library
License: MIT License



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