7
votes
Vote UpVote

Why Some Mobile Apps are So Slow

The PodCast at Delphi.org – If you haven’t read the lengthy article on Why Mobile Web Apps are So Slow I recommend you check it out. It appears to be well researched, citing lots of tests, sources, benchmarks and authorities. My takeaway is that JavaScript is garbage collected, and garbage collection introduces overhead making it about 5x slower than native code. This isn’t such a big deal on our x86 desktops, but with the slower architecture of ARM it is killing the performance of mobile apps. Take a look at it, even if you just skim it you will no doubt learn something about this heated debate. Oh, and ...
Favorite? Off-Topic? Jim McKeeth @ 2013-07-24 10:00

Statistics

Visits: 1170
Votes: 7
Favorites: 0
Off-Topic: 0

Visits by Source

User Actions

Users who voted for this posting

Alister Christie
Barton_Stano
Christopher
DelphiDev
Neonimous
stukelly
vintagedave
Subscribe:
Contact us to advertise on DelphiFeeds.com

Community Links

Torry Firebird News

Sponsor

 
Please login or register to use this functionality.
(click on this box to dismiss)