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> Important “Add to Home Screen” updates

Since the beginning the Add to Home Screen script raised some usability concerns. Version 2.0 tries to dissipate these concerns giving the user (and the developer) more control. Where is the limit between a cool feature and an annoying practice? At the end this is just a tool, use it with discretion. Read more »

> iOS5, the first true web app ready platform

Was Apple boycotting web apps or simply weren't we technologically ready? iPad2 and iOS5 will finally bring all the power we need to build full featured web apps with no visible distinction to the native counterparts. Read more »

  • Posted on: Jun 26
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> What you can really do with native position:fixed

The Kraken has been released, iOS5 will support native position:fixed and overflow:scroll. There seems to be a lot of misinformation about what you can really do with such functionalities and why you'll still be needing iScroll (or other scroll views). Let's try to clarify a little. Read more »

  • Posted on: Jun 7
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> Add to home screen

Add to homeAdd To Homescreen (ATH) is a javascript widget that opens an overlaying message inviting the user to add the web site/application to the home screen. This was born mainly to support web-app-capable applications but extended to a more general purpose use case. Read more »

  • Posted on: Jan 23
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