Build Native Apps with HTML5? With Chrome Apps, You Can
Chrome Packaged Apps is a new platform that presents Web developers with a powerful new tool: the ability to create applications with the power and appearance of native apps, but with the safety and security of a web page. Chrome Apps run offline by default, can access the native device hardware, can run on mobile devices, and leverage features not available to traditional Web apps. Come learn how to take your web app to the next level by turning it into a Chrome packaged app.
Joe Marini is a Developer Advocate at Google on the Chrome team, and has worked in the web and software industries for more than 20 years. He was an original member of the Dreamweaver engineering team at Macromedia, and held prominent early roles in creating products such as QuarkXPress, Microsoft Expression Blend, mFactory’s mTropolis, and Extensis QX-Tools. He is regularly a featured speaker at industry conferences and has authored or co-authored several publications on web and software development. Prior to Google, Joe was responsible for the mobile web developer platform for Windows Phone 7 at Microsoft. He wrote ""The Document Object Model"", one of the first books on working with the DOM.