HTML5 - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/21584 en Following Famo.us, Ludei takes a swing at PhoneGap too http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-apps/following-famous-ludei-takes-swing-phonegap-too-239860?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/app_screen.jpg" alt="Following Famo.us, Ludei takes a swing at PhoneGap too" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: venimo</p> Application Development HTML5 Mobile Technology HTML5 Mobile Apps Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239860 at http://www.infoworld.com 3 ways Brendan Eich can move Mozilla beyond browsers http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-browsers/3-ways-brendan-eich-can-move-mozilla-beyond-browsers-238999?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/firefox_question_hp.jpg" alt="3 ways Brendan Eich can move Mozilla beyond browsers" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>On Monday, Mozilla's co-founder <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/brendan-eich-web-development-tough-developers-are-tougher-238284">Brendan Eich</a>, also known as the inventor of JavaScript, <a href="http://www.infoworld. Internet HTML5 Web Browsers Tue, 25 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238999 at http://www.infoworld.com Half full or half empty? HTML5's mixed outlook http://www.infoworld.com/t/html5/half-full-or-half-empty-html5s-mixed-outlook-238915?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/HTML5_hp.jpg" alt="Half full or half empty? HTML5's mixed outlook" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>These are the best of times and the worst of times for HTML5. The markup language is a significant achievement, but has not yet met expectations, according to a newly released IDC report.</p> Application Development HTML5 Mobile Technology HTML5 Mobile Development Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238915 at http://www.infoworld.com Google's Angular.js 2 promises faster, slicker, future-proof JavaScript http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/googles-angularjs-2-promises-faster-slicker-future-proof-javascript-238611?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_pod.jpg" alt="Google's Angular.js 2 promises faster, slicker, future-proof JavaScript" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Work is about to begin on the second big revision of Angular, Google's JavaScript UI framework, according to a <a href="http://blog.angularjs.org/2014/03/angular-20.html" target="_blank">blog post</a> on AngularJs.org. Application Development Google HTML5 JavaScript Open Source Software Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:26:36 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238611 at http://www.infoworld.com Preview: Google's tantalizing Mobile Chrome App SDK http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/preview-googles-tantalizing-mobile-chrome-app-sdk-237926?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/google_chrome_power.jpg" alt="Preview: Google's tantalizing Mobile Chrome App SDK" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Naomi Anderson</p></em></div> Application Development Mobile Technology Open Source Software Google Chrome Application Development Development Tools HTML5 Mobile Development Mobile Technology Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 237926 at http://www.infoworld.com Review: Google Chrome wants to be your OS http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/review-google-chrome-wants-be-your-os-236601?source=rss_html5 <div style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 200px; height: 150px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/ed_choice_small.gif" alt="Google Chrome" width="200" height="150" align="right" /></div> <p>A couple of months ago, my wife told me, "The Internet is slow." I had a look at her computer, which still runs Windows XP because that's what she knows and likes, and realized that she was still browsing with IE8 (not that she could upgrade IE from there on XP).</p> Applications Application Development Application Development HTML5 JavaScript Mobile Apps Mobile Development Applications Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 236601 at http://www.infoworld.com Famo.us: We're building a better PhoneGap http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-development/famous-were-building-better-phonegap-236267?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Generic_Smartphone_hp.jpg" alt="Famo.us: We're building a better PhoneGap" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Not long ago, we looked at <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/application-development/did-these-guys-just-reinvent-the-web-228713">Famo.us</a>, the folks behind <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-applications/fast-and-flashy-famous-javasc Application Development Mobile Technology HTML5 Mobile Apps Mobile Development Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 236267 at http://www.infoworld.com Developer survey: HTML5 gaining, Windows slipping http://www.infoworld.com/t/html5/developer-survey-html5-gaining-windows-slipping-236188?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/HTML5_hp.jpg" alt="Developer survey: HTML5 gaining, Windows slipping" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>HTML5 developers queried recently by tools vendor Sencha remain dedicated to building apps via Web technologies, even as doubts have been cast on how effective HTML5 is vis à vis native development. Application Development HTML5 Microsoft .Net Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 236188 at http://www.infoworld.com Adobe Flash: Insecure, outdated, and here to stay http://www.infoworld.com/t/adobe-flash/adobe-flash-insecure-outdated-and-here-stay-235898?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/html5_vs_flash_hp.jpg" alt="Adobe Flash: Insecure, outdated, and here to stay" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>With all the head-shaking over Windows XP, aka The OS That Refused to Die, let's also spare a thought for The Plug-in That Refuses to Die: Adobe Flash.</p> Applications Application Development HTML5 Adobe Flash HTML5 Web Development Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 235898 at http://www.infoworld.com Forrester: HTML5 apps still not as good as native apps http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-development/forrester-html5-apps-still-not-good-native-apps-235189?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/HTML5_hp.jpg" alt="Forrester: HTML5 apps still not as good as native apps" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>The fact that no two mobile devices have the same screen size is one of mobile's big advantages -- and one of its drawbacks. Application Development Mobile Technology HTML5 Mobile Development Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 235189 at http://www.infoworld.com Mobile app developers' interest in HTML5 is slipping http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/mobile-app-developers-interest-in-html5-slipping-232971?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/HTML5_hp.jpg" alt="Interest in HTML5 slipping among mobile app developers" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Interest in the use of HTML5 for mobile application development has begun slipping, according to the latest edition of a quarterly survey of developers.</p> Application Development Development Tools HTML5 JavaScript Mobile Development Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:37:14 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232971 at http://www.infoworld.com The Chrome Apps empire could be coming to iOS http://www.infoworld.com/t/html5/the-chrome-apps-empire-could-be-coming-ios-232099?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Google_Chrome_hp.jpg" alt="The Chrome Apps empire could be coming to iOS" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>A <a href="http://thenextweb.com/google/2013/12/03/google-building-chrome-apps-support-android-ios-beta-release-coming-soon-january-2014/" target="_blank">little detective work by the folks at TheNextWeb</a> has turned up what Google has tentati Application Development HTML5 Mobile Technology Android Chrome OS HTML5 iOS JavaScript Mobile Apps Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:58:31 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232099 at http://www.infoworld.com Fast and flashy: Famo.us JavaScript framework revealed http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-applications/fast-and-flashy-famous-javascript-framework-revealed-232046?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_pod.jpg" alt="Fast and flashy: Famo.us JavaScript framework revealed" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>The biggest problem with most HTML5 apps is that they're slow.</p> Applications Application Development HTML5 HTML5 JavaScript Web Development Web Applications Wed, 04 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232046 at http://www.infoworld.com 10 reasons the browser is becoming the universal OS http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/10-reasons-the-browser-becoming-the-universal-os-230812?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/browsers_battle.jpg" alt="10 reasons the browser is becoming the universal OS" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Steve Traynor</p></em></div> Applications HTML5 JavaScript Web Development Web Browsers Mon, 18 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jason Snyder 230812 at http://www.infoworld.com Chrome 31 pushes Web apps a step closer to desktop apps http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-browsers/chrome-31-pushes-web-apps-step-closer-desktop-apps-230709?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Google_Chrome_hp.jpg" alt="Chrome 31 pushes Web apps a step closer to desktop apps" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>When Google released Chrome 31 this week, it snuck in an extra goodie under the hood: the <a href="http://blog.chromium.org/2013/11/portable-native-client-pinnacle-of.html" target="_blank">Portable Native Client</a>, aka PNaCl ("pinnac Applications HTML5 Google Chrome HTML5 Web Browsers Wed, 13 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 230709 at http://www.infoworld.com Mobile browsers lag, so mobile HTML5 apps suffer http://www.infoworld.com/t/html5/mobile-browsers-lag-so-mobile-html5-apps-suffer-230085?source=rss_html5 <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/HTML5_hp.jpg" alt="Android and iOS are not up to par in mobile HTML5" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>While HTML5 has made advances in areas like animation and video, support of HTML5 on mobile browsers remains inadequate, argues an official at Mozilla, which has been a major proponent of HTML5.</p> Application Development Android HTML5 iOS Mobile Development Mon, 04 Nov 2013 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 230085 at http://www.infoworld.com Review: Mobile Web development frameworks face off http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/review-mobile-web-development-frameworks-face-229774?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/web_dev_tools_hp.jpg" alt="Review: Mobile Web development frameworks face off" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>The programming world is made up of virtual city-states that tend to keep to themselves. The device driver authors rarely share much code or ideas with the server app creators. The Windows hackers don't talk with the Mac programmers.</p> Application Development Application Development Development Tools HTML5 JavaScript Web Development Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 229774 at http://www.infoworld.com SAP bets on HTML5, open source for its mobile app platform http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/sap-bets-html5-open-source-its-mobile-app-platform-229266?source=rss_html5 <p>SAP is planning to rely heavily on HTML5 and open standards within its products for building mobile applications, and is embracing the concept of BYOT (bring your own tools) in order to draw interest from developers.</p> <p>Version 3.0 of SAP Mobile Platform, which was announced Tuesday during the Tech Ed conference in Las Vegas, will combine SAP's NetWeaver Gateway, Sybase Mobiliser and Syclo Agentry products "to meet current and future mobile app use cases," according to the announcement.</p> Mobile Technology Open Source Software SAP HTML5 Open Source Software Mobile Technology Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:23:28 +0000 admin 229266 at http://www.infoworld.com Review: 3 PhoneGap toolkits tame mobile app development http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/review-3-phonegap-toolkits-tame-mobile-app-development-228814?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/mobile_app_dev.jpg" alt="Review: 3 PhoneGap toolkits tame mobile app development" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Application Development Mobile Technology Open Source Software Application Development Development Environments HTML5 JavaScript Mobile Development Mobile Technology Wed, 16 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 228814 at http://www.infoworld.com Did these guys just reinvent the Web? http://www.infoworld.com/t/application-development/did-these-guys-just-reinvent-the-web-228713?source=rss_html5 <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/lightbulb_idea.jpg" alt="Did these guys just reinvent the Web?" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Application Development Cloud Computing Consumerization of IT HTML5 Mobile Technology Open Source Software Application Development HTML5 JavaScript Mobile Development Web Development Open Source Software Web Browsers Tue, 15 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Eric Knorr 228713 at http://www.infoworld.com