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Qt 5 Projects by Marco Piccolino

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What kind of devices should our application run on?

We could run the fridge application on our desktop, on our mobile phone, or even on an embedded device that we glue to the fridge's door. Depending on the intended deployment device, we will pick one framework over another. Qt Widgets were born in the desktop era, and still serve the desktop context primarily. They provide a rich set of controls and layouts, with a C++ API. However, they are not particularly suited for devices with touch input. In this case, Qt Quick 2 is more suitable, as it was developed with touch devices in mind. It also provides a rich set of controls via the Qt Quick Controls 2 module: a recent module which was designed for devices having limited resources (for example, ...

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