News: Is the Death of the Native App Near?

  1. Is the Death of the Native App Near? (1 messages)

    The Google I/O conference was kind of a big deal this year. Not only was Android L introduced, it was the first introduction of a profound idea that Google is clearly tackling: blending native mobile apps with web-based user experience and navigation.

    Could it be the beginning of the end of native applications as we know it?

    Read on to find out.

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  2. Not seeing it[ Go to top ]

    Particularly not based on the expansion of the App Indexing API - which should lead to content being shown in apps (rather than on the web) more often than before, after all. What I could see happening is apps making ever more use of embedded WebViews, either by using the native API or via something like Cordova.