Chrome and WebKit get CSS background blends

Adobe engineer Mihai ic has written on the Adobe Web Platform Team blog about CSS background blend modes now being available in Chrome Canary and WebKit Nightly.

Using the CSS property background-blend-mode, you can blend background images with an underlying background colour, as specified by the Compositing and Blending Level 1 draft specification released earlier this month. This follows more general canvas blending that landed in Firefox, WebKit and Chrome earlier this year.

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