Friday April 29, 2011

Beware The Allure Of Cross Platform Toolkits

Here’s a great post by Martin Fowler on the best ways to do cross platform development:

To summarize:

  • Don’t use cross-platform toolkits
  • For maximum reach: built a web app that looks like web app
  • To appeal to a particular platform: build a native app for that platform, with a experience design based on that platforms interaction style