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Betting on React Native

by Chris Ball

Published December 14, 2016 in Programming

We believe in the web. The future of mobile apps most certainly includes Progressive Web Applications. But the reality of the present and the near term future is that native apps will continue to provide the best cross-platform user experience.

React Native is a new approach building native apps in JavaScript with a lot of excitement behind it, even from iOS and Android developers. We'll learn why by comparing cross-platform apps in React Native against Cordova, Progressive Web Apps, and their fully native counterparts.