[whatwg] Microphone Device API

Jörn Zaefferer joern.zaefferer at googlemail.com
Thu Feb 17 08:15:29 PST 2011

type=file is for uploading already recorded files, not for recording the
file itself in the browser. Even more so on mobile browsers that don't allow
file uploads at all (and iPhone probably never will, without the file

PS: Site should be back? Check the "Record on SoundCloud" section.

On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 16:43, Bjartur Thorlacius <svartman95 at gmail.com>wrote:

> On 2/17/11, Jörn Zaefferer <joern.zaefferer at googlemail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > here at SoundCloud we're interested in an API for recording in the
> browser
> > ( http://blog.soundcloud.com/2010/12/01/record/ ), without Flash and
> even on
> > mobile browsers. The get things moving with the current idea of a device
> In what ways does <form> and <input type=file> not fulfill your use cases?
> P.S. The site seems to be down.

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