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The Future of the Mobile Web Platform



Tobie Langel reviews the current state of the mobile web platform, covering especially existing specifications, how they are implemented in various mobile devices and what is to expect in the future.


Tobie Langel is a Software Engineer at Facebook where he focuses on Open Web Standards. He’s also Facebook’s W3C AC Rep. An avid open-source contributor, he’s mostly known for having co-maintained the Prototype JavaScript Framework. Tobie recently picked up blogging again and posts at In a previous life, he was a professional jazz drummer.

About the conference

Software is changing the world; QCon aims to empower software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the enterprise software development community; to achieve this, QCon is organized as a practitioner-driven conference designed for people influencing innovation in their teams: team leads, architects, project managers, engineering directors.

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Jun 15, 2012