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From Anis KADRI <anis.ka...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Blog Points out Cordova's Weak Spots
Date Thu, 10 Jan 2013 22:50:57 GMT
I am one of the people who predict that what happened on the desktop
computer will happen on mobile as well. It's just a matter of time. The
first thing you launch when your computer boots up is your web browser.
That behaviour will also apply to mobile devices in my opinion.


On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 2:11 PM, Michael Brooks <michael@michaelbrooks.ca>wrote:

> It's a good article that's written in an honest and fair tone.
>
> Personally, I've felt a lot of pain-points that he's mentioned. While
> fixing UX / UI performance issues, I've often lost track of what I set out
> to create - an app.
>
> However, one important point that I continually keep in mind is that the
> web has came an incredibly long way in a short-time. In the past two years
> alone, we've seen web applications become incredibly rich. Yes, they aren't
> on par with native applications but the gap is narrowing quickly. I see the
> "native vs web" debate playing out similar to the "compiled vs interpreted"
> language debate that happened six or seven years ago.
>
> Michael
>
> On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 12:31 PM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org>
> wrote:
>
> > Not sure your analogy works as expected ;)
> > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmP_t4_lpzo
> >
> >
> > On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 2:50 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Not to mention, UIWebView is hobbled with a slower engine. Sometimes we
> > do
> > > get a Michael Schumacher driving a Toyota Corolla, and it's a good
> > > middle-of-the-pack effort, but there's no way he can overtake a Homer
> > > Simpson in a Ferrari engine. That's why we are all here, trying to make
> > the
> > > WebView a Ferrari...
> > >
> > >
> > > On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 10:41 AM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:
> > >
> > > > Articles like these are tricky b/c of the YMMV factor. Its very well
> > > > proven that good apps, even completely native feeling apps, *can* be
> > > > built but frankly not every developer is up to that task.
> > > >
> > > > It certainly isn't in our mandate to prescribe web development
> > practices
> > > > either.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 10:29 AM, Andrew Grieve <agrieve@google.com>
> > > > wrote:
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
> http://engblog.polyvore.com/2012/12/web-developer-admits-objective-c-html.html?m=1
> > > > >
> > > > > I think I agree with the author. I do still believe the mobile web
> > will
> > > > be
> > > > > better in the future though :)
> > > >
> > >
> >
>

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