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One web app on different Android devices
Joined: Oct 01, 2001
Jan 26, 2011 20:55:53
Is there a reasonable way to design a web app that will look good across different Android devices?
I think it's mostly an issue of how to handle different screen sizes and aspect ratios, and I'm wondering what kind of support is available.
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Joined: Oct 12, 2008
Jan 26, 2011 23:11:49
Web based mobile application were supposed to be cross platform so covering different devices running same platform should NOT be a problem, hopefully.
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Jan 27, 2011 05:16:51
Going with a web UI framework is generally a good start, and even though in the book we start with the "roll your own" approach to teach the fundamentals we also cover quite a few frameworks in Chapter 12 (see
In terms of screen sizes and aspect ratios you can handle these things with
CSS3 media queries
and/or a good fluid HTML design.
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