The case for frameworks |

Today I read Alex Russell’s post The Market for Lemons and I found myself compelled to write a rebuttal. I am a big fan of Alex’s work in general but not of this post in particular, which is very long, so allow me to attempt to summarize it:

JavaScript-heavy single page apps (SPAs) are very popular
The web is mobile-first and Android-dominated
JavaScript-heavy apps do not perform well on mobile Android