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ASP.NET MVC 4 Mobile App Development by Andy Meadows

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Chapter 1. Developing for the Mobile Web

If you are at all interested in developing web apps in the future, it is important you understand the increasing role played by mobile devices, and how to develop apps fitting their capabilities. I'm saying this not to scare you into buying my book (though I hope that you are currently reading your purchased copy), but to underscore the fact that mobile computing will play an increased role in the lives of every connected person.

To appreciate the growth in mobile usage, one should consider the iPhone. The iPhone, typically heralded as the smartphone that began the current mobile computing revolution, wasn't introduced until 2007. At the end of 2008, more than a year after its release, mobile traffic accounted ...

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