Matthew has developed RIA solutions for governments, Fortune 500s, and many other companies. He has books published by New Riders, Wiley, Sam's, and Friends of Ed covering topics such as Flash, HTML, CSS, and SilverLight. His latest books include contributions to Sam's iPhone Development in 24 hrs and Focal Press' Visualizing the Web: HTML5. Matthew is passionate about RIA solutions and has contributed articles to many web sites including InformIT.com, Adobe.com, eWeek.com and Digital Media and many others. He is currently writing articles for the World Wide Web Consortium Group (W3.org), the group that defines standards such as HTML5, CSS3, and XML, to help explain these complex standards.
Matthew lives in North East Wisconsin with his wife and children. And, yes, the Packers are great, they do eat a lot of cheese, and the beer is plentiful.
A second release of jQuery Mobile is only a couple of weeks old, but I thought I would take it for a spin, mix it with some PhoneGap goodness and build a native iOS app for my iPhone. Did it work? Was it worth the effort? Is jQuery Mobile ready… read more