What’s in a Name?• There are two hard things in computerscience: cache invalidation, naming things,and off-by-one errors- Phil Karlton + Martin Fowler• Adobe Bought the PhoneGap Name!
Cordova & PhoneGap• Apache Cordova is the engine• api, libraries, underlying tools• Adobe PhoneGap is an implementation• Adobe is also building extra tools just for theirimplementation(like Webkit vs Safari or Chrome)
Cordova is anApplication Container• Native Application• .ipa for iOS; .apk for Droid; .xap for Win• Use’s OSes native browser toolkit• yay Webkit! (could be old, though)
Adobe is Building OutPhoneGap Build tools are part of Creative Cloud