Talking about WhatsApp (one of the ultra-successful apps) which was formerly launched for iOS and when it entered into other platform it user base swelled into 500 million active users. In this article we will discuss about platforms that can make your apps be free from the platform dependence spell.
Comparing the platforms
New updates is obviously the perfect hostage for the mobile- kidnapped society. New updates tends to seek a lot of user attention. Moreover, the updating technique used by Apple has won accolades.
However, Android being a customizable software has a various market vendors so the bait of new version did not seem to work. Thus, making updates in the main software seems to be the only viable option left for Google.
Harness HTML 5 Web Apps Development?
WHY HTML 5 Web Development?
The only requirement for developing the mobile app development is to have an HTML 5 compliant we browser. Moreover, we are well aware of the fact that the two leading mobile platforms i.e. iOS and Android – both use Webkit as their bases. Talking about other platforms such as BlackBerry, HP/Palm and Microsoft also use WebKit.
This makes the developers free from the hex of platform dependence. While creating their mobile app they do not need to about the device support for any particular functionality. This makes HTML 5 the perfect platform to develop as using it you can develop web apps for the desktop as well. For instance the Google Chrome Web Store, iPad App or apps for other tablets.
Appcelerator's Titanium platform is a platform designed to create mobile apps with ease. The usability of can be seen by the growth this platform has attained over the past few years. Moreover, the development tools continue to evolve during time and there are a lot of successful apps developed in this platform.
In short, we can say that the app building becomes similar to targeting the mobile browser but registers it to the app store.
PhoneGap helps the developers to easily create apps which can be published in the app store for various platforms. It also compiles the code for various platforms and gives the end product, which is the final build of the app.
The Unify Project
Why Not Just Go For HTML 5 APP Development
Now after all these platforms we have again at the same place where we need to make a choice. So, why to land again when to the same old trap of making a choice. Use HTML5.
Of course, an increasingly viable option for mobile developers is to just use HTML 5 app development platform to create a mobile web app. The only difference between a HTML 5 app in a native wrapper (Phone Gap) and HTML5 web app from an app shortcut on the home
screen will vanish.
Whether use it in the form of a native wrapper or a web app development platform, HTML5 app development is a technology which is here to stay. Thus, making the future of all the HTML 5 Web App Development Companies bright. We will be glad to help you out with your doubts and developments on HTML 5. You can check out www.enukesoftware.com