28th edition

Jul 5 2017


6:45 pm - 7:30 pm

Progressive Web Applications

In a world where majority of the population is not actively connected to the Internet, how usable are the regular web applications? What are the technologies which would help us develop apps to include all these users? To answer this need and also to bring about a great user experience, we have Progressive Web Applications (PWAs) emerging.

  • Evolution of PWAs
  • Service Workers

By: Jhansi Reddy Karee, Application Developer at ThoughtWorks

7:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Break & Networking

7:45 pm - 8:30 pm


Why should developers consider making their web applications progressive? How to modify an existing web application to be progressive and the challenges involved in developing PWAs.

  • Tools to be used with service workers - sw-precache and sw-toolbox
  • How to make an existing app progressive
  • Challenges

By: Madhoolika Bulusu, Application Developer at ThoughtWorks

Geek Night is a monthly event to promote sharing of technical knowledge and increase collaboration between geeks in Hyderabad. It is organized by a passionate group of programmers and sponsored by ThoughtWorks.

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