How we built it

Touch Events

Touchscreen input API, originally introduced by Apple on iOS

Comments

Defacto standard for touch input for many years, W3C standard in REC. Has a number of known issues, see https://docs.google.com/a/chromium.org/document/d/12-HPlSIF7-ISY8TQHtuQ3IqDi-isZVI0Yzv5zwl90VU/edit

Documentation

Specification

Established standard

Status in Chromium

Enabled by default in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 18
  • Opera release 15
  • Opera for Android release 15

Consensus & Standardization

  • Shipped
  • Shipped
  • Shipped
  • Positive

Owner

Last updated on 2016-06-28