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Screen Orientation detection - JS 1.2


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While working on Mobile Web Application, We can identify orientation or apply device specific css by CSS media queries , but if you need to detect media queries from JavaScript for orientation change, you can observe and notify it with JavaScript to trigger any event or DOM manipulation: The Key is matchMedia method, it is a part of View Module of CSSOM (CSS Object Model) still in draft mode. http://dev.w3.org/csswg/cssom/

Sources: http://dev.w3.org/csswg/cssom-view/#the-mediaquerylist-interface https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/DOM/window.matchMedia http://davidwalsh.name/orientation-change

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