Original Link: http://gigaom.com/mobile/why-web-vs-native-isnt-a-black-and-white-battle/

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Even before the iPhone gave mobile data a much-needed kick in the pants, mobile developers were debating the merits of native applications compared to Web-based offerings. But in recent weeks the discussion has begun to sound like a cutthroat Darwinian test of survival rather than a geeky topic of development strategy. Mobiledia this week asked if native apps are “an endangered species,” while MIT’s Technology Review went a step further in examining “why mobile apps will soon be dead.”