Apps and Browsers

John Gruber on mobile apps versus mobile browsers:

Lamenting the falling share of time spent by people in web browsers at the expense of mobile apps is no different from those who lamented the falling share of time spent reading paper newspapers and magazines at the expense of websites.
I agree with Gruber. Who fucking cares what you use to access your favorite services?
What you should be asking yourself is, “am I using the right tool for the job?”

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