It has been difficult for users to rely on web applications. Service Workers finally let us make reliable, dependable, FAST user experiences that work even when offline and in low-bandwidth situations.
Web applications have also been limited in their user experiences. Service Workers also open the door to providing very UN-weblike features like background synchronization and user notifications (even when the app isn’t loaded in the foreground!), which users have grown to expect from a real app platform
This talk outlines the opportunities, challenges, and new API opportunities that Service Workers will enable in your next project, including Offline That Just Works (™), Push Messaging, Notifications, and Manifest-driven bookmarking.
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