When exploring the option of developing a web app or a native app for business there a number of considerations to bear in mind when making the decision that best fits the need. A close look at the benefits and drawbacks of both development options is necessary, as is the consideration that a hybrid approach [...]Continue Reading →
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerburg believes that it was erroneous for the company to put so much stock in HTML5 for their app – stating that Facebook’s HTML5 app was, “one of the biggest mistakes if not the biggest strategic mistake that we made.” Despite these harmful words to HTML5′s reputation, Zuckerburg revealed his optimistic long-term [...]Continue Reading →
As a follow-up to the announcement that the Facebook Platform would be expanded to include mobile apps, Facebook today released a number of new resources for developing HTML5-based web apps. The new HTML5 Resource Center, Blog, and Developer Group “help developers learn from our experience and the experience of other industry leaders [...]Continue Reading →
Zynga, the company behind some of the most popular social games on the web, announced this week that it was working on a new venture called Zynga Direct (known internally as “Project Z”), an independent gaming platform that would allow Zynga to bypass third-party platforms, most notably Facebook. At almost [...]Continue Reading →
The Facebook Platform just got a lot bigger.
The native Facebook applications for iPhone and iPad, as well as m.facebook.com, have been upgraded to support further integration between Facebook and applications built on the Facebook Platform. In a blog post and new documentation page (which [...]Continue Reading →