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Apple may integrate Service Workers into WebKit, support next-gen web apps in Safari
By: AppleInsider Staff
Saturday, August 5, 2017 1:40 AM
Apple this week began work toward integrating Service Workers, an API that lets browsers run background scripts, into WebKit, suggesting the company might one day support a form of next-generation web app in iOS.
Apple quietly revealed
work on the technology in an update to its WebKit Feature Status webpage this week, which now shows Service Workers as "In Development
," reports The Register
As noted by Fortune
, which also reported on the change, Service Workers comprise part of a larger Google-backed