Native and Web App Convergence

Mike Milikich (Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC))
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Location: E142
Tags: mobile
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For mobile applications, native development has been the traditional choice for apps that require performance or rich graphics. But with the advent of HTML5 and new JavaScript application frameworks, web apps now have access to features and capabilities previously unavailable within the browser, such as offline storage and sensors data. This presentation will examine the pros and cons of mobile native and web app development, and the likely route to their convergence.

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Mike Milikich

Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC)

Mike Milikich serves as director of engineering for the Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC), a wholly owned Qualcomm subsidiary. In this role Mike focuses on the architecture of web application frameworks for mobile devices. Prior to joining Qualcomm, Mike designed software architectures for a wide range of mobile and wireless devices, including phones, Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs), and pagers.

Mike received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Computing and Information Sciences from Case Western Reserve University.

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