WebView-based Applications for Web Developers

Getting started with the Android WebView is fairly simple, whether you want load a remote URL or display pages stored in your app.

This tutorial walks you through creating a new Android Project, adding a WebView, loading a remote URL, and then loading a local HTML page.


Momentum Scrolling on iOS Overflow Elements

Web pages on iOS by default have a “momentum” style scrolling where a flick of the finger sends the web page scrolling and it keeps going until eventually slowing down and stopping as if friction is slowing it down. Like if you were to push a hockey puck across the ice or something. You might think that any element with scrolling would have this behavior as well, but it doesn’t. You can add it back with a special property.

.module {
    width: 300px;
    height: 200px;
    overflow-y: scroll; /* has to be scroll, not auto */
    -webkit-overflow-scrolling: touch;


14 creative HTML5 websites built for digital agencies

14 sites of digital agencies showing off their talents. In the past couple of years many agencies have rebuilt and relaunched their websites using HTML5 and CSS3. The results can be eye-opening, highly engaging, and built to work on all kinds of devices.

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