Andrea Violato

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Build a Progressive Web App with Firebase, Polymerfire and Polymer Components

Since this is going to be a Firebase project, let's install the Firebase CLI using Node.js:<p>This will install the Firebase command line tool, which …

Google's Progressive Web Apps are blurring the lines between apps and the mobile web

The line between a mobile app and the mobile web is becoming increasingly blurred. And Progressive Web Apps (PWA), the latest open-source initiative from Google, is at the forefront of this development.<p>PWA can essentially be seen as a hybrid of regular web pages and the mobile app, allowing for …

How we made the RioRun progressive web app

To coincide with the quadrennial sports event currently taking place in Rio de Janeiro, the Guardian US interactive team experimented with a new form of journalism packaged as a ‘progressive web app’. Here’s what we learned.<p>As dedicated followers of JavaScript fashion, we – the Guardian US …

A selection of Progressive Web Apps

The Business Case for Progressive Web Apps

Technical articles about Progressive Web Apps abound, but few tackle the question of why businesses should build Progressive Web Apps and why they …