There are different kinds of mobile in the market that use different platforms or operating system (OS) such as iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows etc. Developers tend to choose a platform that helps them to develop the applications in one common language that would be supported by all the popular platform. This is called as the cross platform mobile development.
The cross-platform technologies can be used in more devices & platforms with writing a minimal amount of source code. There are many advantages with this approach.
PhoneGap is a Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) framework that helps you to develop apps for the following devices.
How it works?
1. Build your app once with web-standards
2. Wrap it with PhoneGap
Get access to native APIs using the free open source framework or PhoneGap build.
3. Deploy to multiple platforms!
PhoneGap uses standards-based web technologies to bridge web applications and mobile devices.
With the help of PhoneGap, the developers can