Twipe unveils the first WebApp Touch together with Ouest-France

Today, together with Ouest-France we are proud to announce the launch of the WebApp touch. L’Edition du Soir, already available on web for desktop users and on native tablet and smartphone apps, is now ready as a touch web app. Discover it now on your phone. What is a touch enabled web app? A touch[…]

De Standaard launches dS Avond, digital-only evening edition on Twipe Digital Publishing platform

De Standaard launches today dS Avond, a digital-only evening edition. dS Avond appears daily at 17h. It brings the news of the day, in an easy-to-consume and very visual format. dS Avond is built on the NextGen HTML5 template publishing solution of Twipe. For this launch a new, rich-media Template Family as well as a[…]

The New York Times launches experimental HTML5 Web app for digital subscribers on iPad

The New York Times is copying the Financial Times by launching a new HTML5 web app to run on Apple’s iPad. The app will complement the publisher’s existing offer of native mobile apps. The app is now available today and can be installed on iPad when surfing to App.NYTimes.com, although you need to have a[…]

The Guardian favours hybrid apps, combining HTML5 within native apps

Andy Hume, the Guardian’s front-end architect explains in a blogpost  very concisely why The Guardian is strongly in favor of hybrid apps. A hybrid app combines the benefits of integrating HTML5 content within native technologies. As such the rendering engine of the specific platform is leveraged as to provide the best possible user experience. At the[…]