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Is HTML5 a good choice for mobile application development?

Survey period: 10 Dec 2012 to 17 Dec 2012

Avoiding the topic of non-mobile development, does it make sense for ua to move to HTML5 as a write-once-run-anywhere platform for mobile devices? (I'll use "HTML5 platform" to mean HTML5, CSS3, Javascript and whatever interpreters/compilers are needed)

Yes, HTML5 is a great platform23320.73
Yes, because having a single platform to target multiple devices is needed (regardless of the actual language used)35931.94
Yes, for other reasons171.51
Maybe. Not sure34830.96
No, we should use a different platform other than HTML5484.27
No, we should stick to the technology that suits the individual device968.54
No, for other reasons.353.11

GeneralIt does not matter at all Pin
Ivaylo5ev13-Dec-12 0:30
memberIvaylo5ev13-Dec-12 0:30 
GeneralCould not Vote Pin
Mycroft Holmes11-Dec-12 19:13
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GeneralRe: Could not Vote Pin
Nelek12-Dec-12 22:26
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GeneralRe: Could not Vote Pin
gstolarov13-Dec-12 4:20
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GeneralRe: Could not Vote Pin
Mycroft Holmes13-Dec-12 11:55
memberMycroft Holmes13-Dec-12 11:55 
GeneralWho the heck says it has to be compatible? Pin
Cristian Amarie11-Dec-12 6:13
memberCristian Amarie11-Dec-12 6:13 
GeneralRe: Who the heck says it has to be compatible? Pin
Sperneder Patrick12-Dec-12 21:23
memberSperneder Patrick12-Dec-12 21:23 
Cristian Amarie wrote:
. Or there was something except ANSI C in common.

Not even that! C is not allowed on WP ...
I agree to your statement, performance is something they seem to never have thought about...
GeneralRe: Who the heck says it has to be compatible? Pin
Cristian Amarie12-Dec-12 23:20
memberCristian Amarie12-Dec-12 23:20 
GeneralNot just multiple devices, but multiple browsers Pin
Doug Domeny11-Dec-12 3:33
memberDoug Domeny11-Dec-12 3:33 
GeneralHTML5 should stay what it is... Pin
Sperneder Patrick10-Dec-12 20:04
memberSperneder Patrick10-Dec-12 20:04 
GeneralRe: HTML5 should stay what it is... Pin
ThatsAlok11-Dec-12 19:53
memberThatsAlok11-Dec-12 19:53 
GeneralRe: HTML5 should stay what it is... Pin
Sperneder Patrick12-Dec-12 21:19
memberSperneder Patrick12-Dec-12 21:19 
GeneralWhat's a "ua"? Pin
PIEBALDconsult10-Dec-12 9:54
memberPIEBALDconsult10-Dec-12 9:54 
GeneralRe: What's a "ua"? Pin
Cristian Amarie11-Dec-12 7:35
memberCristian Amarie11-Dec-12 7:35 
GeneralRe: What's a "ua"? Pin
Zac Greve15-Dec-12 15:37
memberZac Greve15-Dec-12 15:37 
GeneralYes, HTML5 Pin
Peter N Roth10-Dec-12 8:22
memberPeter N Roth10-Dec-12 8:22 
GeneralHTML5 Pin
Ahmed Ibrahim Assaf10-Dec-12 4:58
memberAhmed Ibrahim Assaf10-Dec-12 4:58 
GeneralIt would be nice if Pin
W Balboos10-Dec-12 3:23
memberW Balboos10-Dec-12 3:23 
GeneralRe: It would be nice if Pin
AlexCode10-Dec-12 20:07
memberAlexCode10-Dec-12 20:07 
GeneralNo Pin
Dan Neely10-Dec-12 3:16
memberDan Neely10-Dec-12 3:16 
GeneralRe: No Pin
CDP180210-Dec-12 10:34
memberCDP180210-Dec-12 10:34 
GeneralRe: No Pin
db7uk16-Dec-12 4:19
memberdb7uk16-Dec-12 4:19 
GeneralHTML5 is horrible... Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic10-Dec-12 2:40
memberNemanja Trifunovic10-Dec-12 2:40 
GeneralHTML5 is good! Pin
Aniruddha Loya9-Dec-12 22:03
memberAniruddha Loya9-Dec-12 22:03 
GeneralRe: HTML5 is good! Pin
OriginalGriff9-Dec-12 23:40
mvpOriginalGriff9-Dec-12 23:40 

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