Seeking Alpha
  • oneinfiniteloop
    $BBRY with andy rubin's exit it signals that a browser based OS is taking center stage at $GOOG. Browser HTML5 apps will rule the turf...
    3/14/13
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    • oneinfiniteloop: No wonder $BBRY with the help of WebKit is already built for the future! That is what I call strategic thinking - thanks to Mike Lazaridis.
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    • Pimust: Somehow I have the feeling that you haven't tried to develop an app with HTML5 and JavaScript? JavaScript is major PITA to develop with.
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    • Pimust: It's actually quite funny how the whole app thing was developed in the first place to replace HTML client software and to enable
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    • Pimust: app developers to charge for using a service. Now they are once again trying to introduce HTML5 apps to replace those native apps that
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    • Pimust: replaced the older HTML4 websites. I bet in a year or two there will be another wave of new apps that will replace these HTML5 apps.
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    • oneinfiniteloop: I have very good understanding of Javascript and do quite a bit of development in Dojo, usually I don't open my mouth without understanding.
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    • Pimust: So what's your take on HTML5&Javascript apps vs. .Net apps on WP8 when it comes to accessing modern cloud based services over the internet?
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    • Pimust: Which would enable you to build faster a service and an app to access that service on a mobile device?
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    • oneinfiniteloop: @Pimust - I can give you a long reply on this but suffice to say that the train has left the station. There is a lot of work ahead...
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    • oneinfiniteloop: In fact, a while back Luke had listed out some nice details - you may want to check his responses.
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    • oneinfiniteloop: The buildout is still going on - devices and web browsers will expose APIs to enable access to lot more capabilities.
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    • oneinfiniteloop: Native apps still have value in todays world but in the near future that is going to diminish and browser apps will be on par with them.
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