Apache Cordova vs. NativeScript vs. Sencha Touch

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What is Apache Cordova?

Apache Cordova is a set of device APIs that allow a mobile app developer to access native device function such as the camera or accelerometer from JavaScript. Combined with a UI framework such as jQuery Mobile or Dojo Mobile or Sencha Touch, this allows a smartphone app to be developed with just HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

What is NativeScript?

NativeScript enables developers to build native apps for iOS, Android and Windows Universal while sharing the application code across the platforms. When building the application UI, developers use our libraries, which abstract the differences between the native platforms.

What is Sencha Touch?

Sencha Touch 2, a high-performance HTML5 mobile application framework, is the cornerstone of the Sencha HTML5 platform. Built for enabling world-class user experiences, Sencha Touch 2 is the only framework that enables developers to build fast and impressive apps that work on iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Kindle Fire, and more.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Apache Cordova?
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    What are the cons of using NativeScript?
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    What are the cons of using Sencha Touch?
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    Companies

    What companies use Apache Cordova?
    87 companies on StackShare use Apache Cordova
    What companies use NativeScript?
    9 companies on StackShare use NativeScript
    What companies use Sencha Touch?
    3 companies on StackShare use Sencha Touch

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Apache Cordova?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Apache Cordova
    What tools integrate with NativeScript?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with NativeScript
    What tools integrate with Sencha Touch?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Sencha Touch

    What are some alternatives to Apache Cordova, NativeScript, and Sencha Touch?

    • React Native - A framework for building native apps with React
    • Ionic - A beautiful front-end framework for developing hybrid mobile apps in HTML5. Best friends with AngularJS.
    • Xamarin - Create iOS, Android and Mac apps in C#
    • PhoneGap - Easilily create mobile apps using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

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