About the Talk
April 11, 2012 9:30 AM
Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
Unlimited bandwidth? Always connected? Yeah right! Truth is, wireless coverage is spotty, and sometimes the internet is simply not available. In this talk, I am going to discuss a few design patterns that make your app snappy when connected, fully-functional when not.
- Caching strategies: persistent vs temporary
- Progressive loading: use placeholders while fetching data
- How to communicate freshness to the user in face of cached data
- How to keep offline-generated data in sync with the server