Qt, which is an open-source platform for developers and programmers, is an application platform for web application development as well as mobile application development for devices such as personal digital assistants, video projectors and mobile phones. It is based on the C++ Language.
All major platforms mentioned below are mutually compatible with Qt framework:
- iOS (iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch)
- Windows Mobile
- Windows Phone 7
- MeeGo (merger of Maemo and Moblin)
Now a day, almost all the companies providing service of mobile development are focusing on cross-platform development and Qt is everyone’s favorite as it offers the environment to develop professional, portable, highly efficient, easily extensible and maintainable GUI applications, quickly. It makes it easy for mobile app developers to create mobile applications and deploy them on Windows, Mac, Linux, Windows CE, Windows Mobile, or even on embedded Linux platforms without altering the source code.