Some time ago I shared my thoughts on designing and deploying an app that would work under the offline concept (no connection to the internet necessary) or online one (connection to the internet necessary).
Well, during my visit to Innsbruck the experience reassured me to follow the online route. In short, online is easier on the user side, far easier. Why? GPS locking takes time. Enough time to discourage a user to use the app at all.
The Innsbruck app works offline and well as online. Again, working off line required the user to download the data to their phone devices. […] Read more