Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 8th Apr 2010 22:38 UTC
Apple John Gruber has found out that cross-compilers are no longer allowed in iPhone OS 4.0. "My reading of this new language is that cross-compilers, such as the Flash-to-iPhone compiler in Adobe's upcoming Flash Professional CS5 release, are prohibited. This also bans apps compiled using MonoTouch - a tool that compiles C# and .NET apps to the iPhone. It's unclear what this means for tools like Titanium and PhoneGap, which let developers write JavaScript code that runs in WebKit inside a native iPhone app wrapper. They might be OK."
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RE: Even ballmer got it...
by qbast on Fri 9th Apr 2010 22:16 UTC in reply to "Even ballmer got it..."
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You don't get it, it is all for developers. It is just iPhone devs are about most masochist bunch out there so if Apple does not bend them over every now and then they feel neglected.

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