Hybrid apps commonly use HTML5 code for the screen and basic description but have an additional envelope of code that gives the app features that HTML5 cannot do: take a GPS reading, read input from a barcode, have and manage a database, etc.
Conclusion - drive net new revenue with new services by delivering a greater user experience (via access to native OS APIs).
Sites like http://caniuse.com and http://html5test.com exist because of the massive fragmentation among HTML5 browsers. Also refer to html5rocks.comKony doesn’t use HTML5 as a shortcut to cross-platform support, instead:Kony generates HTML5 specific to each browser so your customers get the best out of their browser and aren’t affected by the limitations of other browsers.
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