Lee Whitney is a software architect motivated by creating great interactive experiences. His work includes mobile development with Apple iOS for iPhone and iPad, Android, as well as Microsoft’s multi-touch Surface and Windows 8 Tablet. Some of Lee’s work can be seen at http://whitneyland.com/recent-projects.html.
Many mobile apps could benefit from working without an Internet connection. Here, we take a look at how offline capabilities affect the decision of developing native apps vs. mobile web based apps. Apps that continue to work while “offline” or “disconnected” have been important since laptops first became common. A classic example is a salesperson […]