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Webapp (n.): Website where the developers responsible wanted to require JavaScript. — Mat “Wilto” Marquis (@wilto) August 26, 2013

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Why mobile web apps are slow

It may prove to be a very stupid idea, but this article is my attempt to talk reasonably about a topic that has so far spawned 100% unreasonable flamewar-filled bikeshed discussions. A lengthy, yet highly informative, and very in-depth article … Continue reading

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“We’ve been conditioned for web apps to suck.”

There is no single explanation [for why people choose a native app over a web based version]. The reason browser apps lose this fight is because of a raft of small things. It’s death by a thousand cuts. Tiny Little … Continue reading

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Gistbox – Code Snippet Organization App for GitHub Gists

The Beautiful Way to Organize Code Snippets GistBox is the personal code library you’ve always wanted Gistbox →

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It’s not a web app. It’s an app you install from the web.

The people over at forecast.io on how often they receive mails from people looking for their app in the App Store where it is not to be found:/p> You don’t get Forecast from the App Store: just go to http://forecast.io/ … Continue reading

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Fluid lets you create a Real Mac App (or “Fluid App”) out of any website or web application, effectively turning your favorite web apps into OS X desktop apps. Fluid — Turn Your Favorite Web Apps into Real Mac Apps … Continue reading

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Playstation Video Unlimited

This is the new PlayStation Video Unlimited service. This PlayStation app runs at a full 60 frames per second (when you see it on a PS3), has tons of 3D graphics effects, full-speed 1080p video playback, and a fluid, hardware … Continue reading

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Introducing Gowalla Missing Items Location Finder (Gowalla MILF)

Today I released a tool named Gowalla Missing Items Location Finder (Gowalla MILF for short) which lets you locate Gowalla spots near you which contain items which are missing from your vault.

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