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iPhone JavaScript Cookbook by Arturo Fernandez Montoro

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Choosing an icon image for the application

Users need a method for launching applications from their device. iOS offers different panels with icons on each screen. Each of these icons is a direct link for launching the application. When you install a native application, the operating system creates an icon for it. After that, the user can move the icon to a different panel. Usually, developers provide an icon for their application and the system uses this icon; however, we're developing web applications. Remember we are striving for a native look and feel, so we want to imitate the native behavior. In this recipe, we'll learn how to provide an icon for our web application, so that the user can launch and execute our application by simply touching ...

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