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Playing Sounds in All Browsers on All Platforms

| May 28th, 2014 by Chad Upton

We've had the ability to play audio in the background of websites for at least 15 years now. So, you'd think it would be pretty easy to play a sound on any browser on any platform. You're probably reading this because you've discovered it isn't as easy as it should be. Once you get it working on Firefox, you notice it doesn't work on Chrome for Android. Once you've got it working on Chrome, you noticed it doesn't work on iOS. Then when it's working on iOS it doesn't work on Chrome anymore.

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