If your mobile strategy for 2011 is to hire someone to build an iphone app, then you are probably missing the big picture.
A quote from a very interesting article over at The Next Web blog about the “Free Day of Javascipt on Mobile” Event at Google HQ. It offers some pretty good insights on where the mobile web & mobile app ecosystem might move over the course of 2011.
<Pomax> 20 years from now, someone is going to have the radical idea to give users access to the underlying OS, rather than to the browser API, and he will be heralded a revolutionary.
<Pomax> All manner of programming languages will pop up that work outside “the browser”, giving access to “offline” applications, storing files in “user space”, even perhaps running in something called “kernel mode”.
<Pomax> It’ll be a brave new world.
<Mirell> It’s scary that’s believable.
On that note, I’d like to point you to my new company website, where I do web & mobile app development … 😉