The best tools for mobile app development

The mobile web is emerging as something powerful and disruptive. Everything old is new again on a smaller screen with a sketchy battery and the likelihood of lost connectivity. It's tricky to know how to get started.

This article will provide you a high level view of the available tools, frameworks and libraries to help you get started with more confidence. The good news is that the mobile web isn't really much different from the regular web tools, libraries and frameworks. The bad news is that the performance characteristics and testing requirements are wholly different.

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