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Why (not) build Progressive Web Apps

Why (not) build Progressive Web Apps

Presentation given at GDG Devfest 2016 events.

Juniper Belmont

October 09, 2016

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  1. Why (not) build Progressive Web Apps Juniper Belmont Vaadin

  2. Me: (they/them pronouns)

  3. None
  4. Why talk about PWAs?

  5. What are Progressive Web Apps? A set of criteria yadda

    yadda New tech or somesuch Quality web apps for all platforms
  6. The future?

  7. What aren’t Progressive Web Apps Coming to take your SPAs

    Google lock-in Hybrid App (e.g. Cordova/PhoneGap) Killing native apps For everyone
  8. Native Web

  9. But...

  10. Who and How Photo by #WOCinTech

  11. https://xkcd.com/1367/

  12. The web is hard Photo by #WOCinTech

  13. Trust

  14. PWA.rocks

  15. A decision, not a dichotomy

  16. @juniperbelmont vaadin.com/elements

  17. bit.ly/web-survey-2016