Cordova tutorial : Overview
In this Cordova tutorial you are going to learn how to build a cross platform mobile application for Android or/and iOS ( and even Windows Phone ) .
But first of all ,lets start with an overview of Cordova .
So what is Cordova and what it can do for you ?
Many developers ask ,what is the difference between a responsive web app and a mobile app ,the key differences are :
A mobile app can be distributed from the app store where responsive web apps are delivered from a web server.
Also a mobile app has access to native device features where web apps can not (well they can use the HTML5 API for acessing some features such as Camera and Geolocation with user permission ) or have very limited access .
So if you app needs one of these two requirements then you can use Apache Cordova to build it or convert your responsive web app to a mobile app very easilly .
What you need to know ?
Now see you on the next page of this tutorial : Getting started with Cordova