The Current and Future Performance of the Mobile Web – InfoQ

This article cites a post from an iOS developer noting three main reasons for the poor performance of mobile web applications. These include processor speed, performance trends of JavaScript engines and memory consumption:

In a substantial, well-researched article, Drew Crawford…lays out all the reasons why he believes mobile web applications are slow today and why he does not expect this dramatically improve in the near feature…Drew’s article is worth a read for anybody interested in performance on the mobile web.

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