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So, where will you likely need an MV* framework and where won't you?

If you're writing an application that will likely only be communicating with an API or back-end data service, where much of the heavy lifting for viewing or manipulating that data will be occurring in the browser, you may find a JavaScript MV* framework useful.

Good examples of applications that fall into this category are GMail7 and Google Docs8. These applications...

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where will you likely need an MV* framework and where won't you?