A Phoenix Arises
While these advances have been incredible, they are only just starting to affect the clear platform of the future: mobile. For years, mobile rendering speeds were atrocious, and the MVC frameworks & UI libraries provided by iOS and Android were far superior to writing mobile apps using web technologies. There were also some very public failures -- Facebook famously wrote their first iOS app in 2011 using HTML5 but ended up scrapping it due to terrible performance.
Without further ado, we'd like to welcome you to the future of mobile app development, freed from the shackles of native languages & frameworks. Let's learn what the new mobile stack consists of and how it works.