Dion and I talk frequently about how the web platform’s capabilities are approaching the desktop, which features like
FRequency created an interesting demo (as in “demo scene”) of a “metatunnel”:
<canvas>; how well does the JS version perform, you ask?
You get about 5 FPS at that size on Google Chrome, Safari 4 and Firefox 3.5 pre-releases; much worse on earlier browsers of course.
We’ve got a ways to go. 😉