What is a Progressive Web App (PWA)?
So, what is a PWA? On the internet, you can find many definitions for PWAs, but to be considered a Progressive Web App, your app must be (as defined by Google):
- Reliable – Load instantly and never show the “downasaur”, even in uncertain network conditions.
- Fast – Respond quickly to user interactions with silky smooth animations and no janky scrolling.
- Engaging – Feel like a natural app on the device, with an immersive user experience.
AI in your Browser
Training and building complex models can take a considerable amount of resources and time. Some models require massive amounts of data to provide acceptable accuracy. And, if computationally intensive, may require hours or days of training to complete. All that taken into consideration, you may not find the browser to be the ideal environment for building such models.
A more appealing use case is importing and running existing models. Depending on the problem you are trying to solve, there might be a model already trained with a data set and for a specific purpose which you can use and import in your code. (more…)Learn More