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Apple drops HTML from iPhone and iPad

Xanthvar (1046980) writes | more than 4 years ago

Iphone 0

Xanthvar (1046980) writes "It looks like Apple is going to revolutionize the industry again.
The Jebus phone and the iWonder Pad are going to change all the rules again, and leave the compatition scrambling to catch up.

From the Article at the Register:
Apple will drop support for HTML in the upcoming version of its iPhone OS, slated for release this summer.

According to people familiar with the matter, the removal of HTML support from Cupertino's mobile Safari browser is outlined in the Developer Program License Agreement for the upcoming iPhone OS 4.0, to be used not only in the iPhone but also in the surprisingly popular iPod touch and the "magical and revolutionary" iPad, set for US release this Saturday.

Apple's License Agreement states that mobile Safari will only render pages coded in its own HTML variant, dubbed iHTML — and that all such pages must be first approved by Cupertino's App Store police before they will be allowed onto the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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