Getting a local copy of spark going … gets all the dependency hell right !
Read on (well, watch the video) if you want to know why Facebook mobile apps are not making REST queries to the back end…
This is an insightful look into changes in web services and apps (at least at Facebook) over the past 4 or 5 years.
So true: http://xkcd.com/1597/
I’ve followed this evolution myself. Currently loving brooks trail runners.