Mobile web apps can have the functionality of a platform native app with all the cross-platform advantages of a website. Based on HTML5, which is now supported by most up-to-date web browsers, web apps enable you to bypass the expense and inconvenience of building the same app for multiple popular mobile platforms.
- Designing Mobile Apps with HTML5 and CSS3 (Ippen 2012)
Examples of web app tools
- jQuery Mobile: Touch-Optimized Web Framework for Smartphones & Tablets
- Sencha Touch 2 Build Mobile Web Apps with HTML5
Examples of Web Apps