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Creating an Installed Application Experience on Mobile With Web Technologies

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Adobe’s Web Platform team recently showcased a prototype demonstrating the future of digital layout on the web using content provided to us by National Geographic. Although the experience is fully responsive (meaning it adapts to screens of all sizes), we decided to push things a little further by creating an entirely new — and much more interactive — mobile version.


As you can see from the video above, the mobile version is more interactive and expressive than the version we created for the browser. Since the primary interaction model on mobile is touch, we believe devices provide an opportunity for more playful and engaging experiences.

Delivering these types of experiences on mobile devices today frequently means having to build native applications for every platform you want to target. However, as the web platform becomes more powerful, we are going to see an increasing number of these experiences implemented entirely with standard web technologies.


  1. May 17, 2013 at 1:10 pm, Mkhuda said:

    Wow.. its great interface ! awesome !
    I want to build one, and learn adobe web platform. 😀

  2. August 01, 2013 at 5:17 am, web technologies said:

    Awesome and great post on web technologies experience in mobile.your all this points are really nice thanks for this very valuable post.

  3. August 01, 2013 at 1:36 pm, Oday Maleh said:

    Really slick and just beautiful, such attention to detail