Apache Cordova (PhoneGap), as well as some native web platforms, adds support for more APIs than the ones available in the standard web view on every platform as we are going to see later.
There are some URI schemes that many mobile browsers understand to communicate with some phone features. We can use this URIs on typical
Usually, we are talking about using a protocol name, a colon and parameters, such as
<a href="protocol:parameters"></a> <script> location.href = "protocol:parameters"; </script>
The Wireless Telephony Application Interface (WTAI), part of the WAP 1.X standard was created in the last millennium and the WTAI libraries were preinstalled on the phones and can be accessed by other applications, such as the browser. To use these libraries (if available), used to use the syntax
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Remember: most mobile devices are also ...