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native language

[′nād·iv ′laŋ·gwij]
(computer science)
Machine language that is executed by the computer for which it is specifically designed, in contrast to a computer using an emulator.

native language

The machine language of a particular CPU family such as x86, ARM or IBM System z. Also known as "native code." See native executable, machine language and native mode.
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The point of Java is not to focus on trying to create native code, since native code is inherently non-platform-independent.
The app is compatible with and uses native code on tablets with Intel Inside.
With the full support for native code, Windows Phone 8 developers can take full advantage of features like native Direct3D 11 support for fast graphics, high-performance code for enhanced game play experience and access to state-of-the-art gaming middleware," said Kevin Gallo, Director of Product Management, Windows Phone, Microsoft Corp.
While there are isolated islands of standardization attempts, the vast majority of embedded development is still done through proprietary, native code that is customized for a specific device, leading to slow development cycles, resistance to change and interoperability issues.
Feathr is a very lean operation and is seeking to crowd-fund a small amount of money to bootstrap their way through the new beta launch and native code re-writes.
The first Lab Equipment tool developed by The Nerdery specifically for its own and other programmers, JSON Accelerator consumes web services and creates native code.
While already monitoring complex applications in the data center as well as the cloud for over 500 customers such as Netflix, AppDynamics will now instrument the performance of native code running on mobile devices and carrier networks.
DS-5 CE complements the standard SDK and NDK Android development kits by offering developers a unique set of tools to help them achieve the performance and energy-efficiency advantages made possible when ARM native code is used in Android applications.
0 of the InstallAware Native Code Setup Engine installs software onto the most hardened of environments; seamlessly updating files and registry keys locked by users such as TrustedInstaller (the Windows Installer engine); while preserving security settings on the objects being updated - retaining maximum security lock-down.
AIR native extensions add support for unique device features and native code libraries, empowering developers to freely choose the right mix of Flash, HTML5 and native code to provide powerful user experiences across PCs and devices.
Crittercism provides us with a great overview on exactly how our apps are being used and performing, especially now that we are combining native code with HTML5.