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Submitted: Jul 12 2013 / 13:03

In a substantial, well-researched article, Drew Crawford, owner of an iOS development company, lays out all the reasons why he believes mobile web applications are slow today and why he does not expect this dramatically improve in the near feature. The blog post is a follow-up to a previous post in which he pointed out that JavaScript performance on mobile is an order of magnitude slower than on desktops. This post was heavily criticized, so in response Drew wrote this much more elaborate article. The reasons for the poor performance and lack of improvement thereof fall into three categories:
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