Introducing Flutter, Google’s new Mobile UI Framework

Recently Google announced Flutter, their mobile UI framework that “helps developers craft high-quality native interfaces for both iOS and Android”. Flutter targets the sweet spot of mobile development: performance and platform integrations of native mobile, with high-velocity development and multi-platform reach of portable UI toolkits. Here’s a simple Hello World app: import ‘package:flutter/material.dart’; void main() […]

Blueprint React UI Toolkit

Blueprint is a collection of React UI components, covering the majority of the common interface elements, patterns and interactions on the web. Using Blueprint ensures that you’ll end up with an elegant, easy-to-use UI, freeing you to focus on building your product—not the atomic pieces that comprise it. The UI components really are well written […]

Sails.js — Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

Sails.js makes it easy to build custom, enterprise-grade Node.js apps. It is designed to resemble the MVC architecture from frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the more modern, data-oriented style of web app development. It’s especially good for building realtime features like chat. Built on top of express. Installation via npm sudo […]

Mobile Frameworks Comparison Chart

Looking for the right mobile framework? Compare all major mobile frameworks and choose the one that fits best. Very complete chart listing target platforms, target apps (native/hybrid/web), languages it can be developed in, hardware support, etc. Also: Who was I to think that there were only a few players (PhoneGap, Appcelerator Titanium, jQuery Mobile, Sencha […]