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A Truce in the HTML CSS vs. Native War Linkites

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For many years, mobile app developers have had to make a uniquely difficult choice: Do I develop my apps using the native tools from Apple or Google, or do I build my app using some sort of cross-platform solution? It’s widely accepted that native tools are needed for developers to create the best user experience. They produce faster, neater apps that look and behave the way users expect for each platform.The downside is that those tools are quite hard to learn and time-consuming to use, especially compared to tools used to build web sites. Native tools are also based on completely incompatible programming languages, meaning an app needs to be developed twice or more to run on iOS, Android and other platforms. This is an obvious cost-driver and major pain for the entire industry. Cross-platform solutions, on the other hand, have mostly been based on web technologies such as HTML,…

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Introduction to Meteor and what you’ll Need to know.

Meteor.js is an open-source platform built on Node and MongoDB. It’s not just a framework, it’s more than that. Meteor is more of a platform than Angular. It is both server and client-side code and handles a lot of the parts of applications that we need to create manually in Angular. You don’t need much “stuff” to develop with Meteor. With Meteor, there’s only three things you’ll need: You’ll need a major operating systems. You can use Meteor on any relatively modern version of Mac OS X, Windows, or Linux. You’ll need a text editor. Here, there’s no precise requirements. If you want to write code in Notepad, you can. Recommend sublime – a cross-platform editor with plenty of neat plugins and productivity features. You’ll need a modern web browser. This is what we’ll use to preview our Meteor application. Recommended would be using the latest version of Google Chrome…

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