Concluding paragraphs from a WSJ HTML5 reality check
A shift to HTML5 games that work on many devices, in theory at least, could reduce one of Apple's advantages—the thousands of apps that work only with its hardware specifically.
Cadir Lee, Zynga's chief technology officer, predicts companies will keep tailoring apps for hit devices like Apple's for some time. Yet he thinks HTML5 could eventually evolve to be an even broader technology movement, like that created with websites that could display almost any content. "There is another wave of that revolution that is coming," Mr. Lee says.