Browser Architecture: Web-to-App Communication Overview

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This is an introduction/summary post which will link to individual articles about browser mechanisms for communicating between web content and native apps on the local computer. Application Protocols Blog Post tl;dr: Apps can register protocol schemes. Browsers will spawn the apps when navigating to the scheme. Characteristics: Fire-and-Forget. Non-detectable.