I have a question to our coming project. We want to create a website that is used as Restful backend and CMS for mobile apps. We want to host the website on our own server and use a mobile framework for the development of native apps.
Rhomobile announced a new version of its cross-platform smartphone app development framework, supporting BlackBerry, Android, Windows Mobile, Symbian, WebOS, the iPhone, and the iPad. Now available for free under the open source MIT license, Rhodes 2.0 adds native mapping across devices, a metadata framework for applications with changing underlying schema, and faster sync, says the company....
What is Play Framework ?
Play Framework is a simple and powerful web development framework for Java/Scala. It’s very inspired from Ruby On Rails framework, so it’s like Rails, but for Java/Scala (initially it supported only Java, but now it also supports Scala (a programming language, very similar to Java, with some functional features, designed to be as a better Java)).
Pixate, a Y Combinator-backed startup allowing mobile developers to style their native applications using CSS, is today launching to the public after several months of beta testing with hundreds of developers.
Play Framework – A Web Application Development framework for Java/Scala Programmers with the taste of Ruby on Rails. So you can easily create High performance and scalable web application in a fun way (unlike the java way which is supposed to be sophisticated and fun-less) – much like Rails.
Google has responded to Oracle's lawsuit over the use of Java in Android, claiming that the mobile OS does not violate Oracle's patents while accusing Ellison and company of a certain Java open source hypocrisy.
Oracle has outlined at JavaOne, a conference that takes place in San Francisco, the future of the Java platform.
Hasan Rizvi, executive vice president, Oracle Fusion Middleware and Java, and the Oracle Java Development team leaders explained that beginning with the Java SE 7 Update 6, released in August of 2012, consumers and developers have access to the latest Java SE features and security upda