So let’s say you’re shipping a non-iPhone mobile internet computer. It’s Android, Palm Pre, Kindle, something along those lines. And you need to compete with Apple’s app store.
1) Make your own little app store, in full knowledge that merchandise will be rare and shoddy?
2) Implement HTML 5 with local storage, great canvas support and all the other doodads that make it possible to do full-function web apps?