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Re: The futile war between Native and Web

From: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2015 19:17:34 +0100
Message-ID: <54E2343E.6050605@gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: Michaela Merz <michaela.merz@hermetos.com>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 2015-02-16 18:07, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 16, 2015 at 5:53 PM, Anders Rundgren
> <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Anyway, I think we will soon see that Apple simply "calls" their Apple Pay
>> "App" from the web because it preserves all the goodies "as is".
>> Why is simple and practical wrong?
> Is anyone saying that's wrong? What's wrong is the comparison between
> "native" and "web".

Well, I have provided a concrete solution for combining native (running trusted code)
and web (running untrusted code) which I originally got from Google and is already
in practical use.

If somebody has a better solution there's huge community out there who is waiting.


Apple Pay could not have been created through the
> App Store model either. It's a feature of iOS coupled with the
> hardware found in the latest iPhone.
> If we get browsers that operate at the OS level they could deliver
> similar features. If they don't operate at the OS level they could
> integrate with what the OS provides. Either way this is something that
> requires new APIs and UX, whether "native" or "web".
Received on Monday, 16 February 2015 18:18:19 UTC

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