An eye-opening insight into web usage on mobile devices in Asia from Paul Rouget.
Link archive: September 11th, 2011
In this interview Mark discusses the “content out” rather than “canvas in” thinking that informs his new canon.
Luke enumerates the reasons why Bag Check has a separate desktop website rather than one responsive URL for desktop and mobile. They’re good reasons but I think they could all be addressed with some clever conditional loading, especially seeing as the site was, of course, built mobile first.
James attempts to tackle the thorny question of what makes something a web “app” (rather than a web “site”). It reminds of the infamous definition of obscenity:
I know it when I see it.
In short, the answer to the question “what is a web app?” is “fuck knows.”