Dave Morin and the rest of the Path team are staunchly on the native side of the mobile-web-apps-versus-native-apps debate, and in this interview, he explains why.

Morin took a few minutes to chat with VentureBeat at South By Southwest; we also talked about the need for simplicity and how Path continues to inform the ongoing conversation about user privacy.

In addition to this clip, we’ve got tons of other interviews coming up from some of the brightest people and most interesting companies represented in Austin, so stay tuned.

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