I like the Twitter animation that you see right when launching the iPhone app.
When you click the Twitter icon, the logo moves to the center of the screen and seamlessly transitions into the splash screen. Then the icon backs off a bit and shoots forward to fill the screen with white as the app fades in.
After reading about the new CSS backdrop-filter I decided to see how much work would be involved to create an iPhone like interface using HTML, CSS, and React.
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Apache can proxy, or hand off the API request for you while also injecting the CORS header Access-Control-Allow-Origin to that remote API response.
# Proxy for BaseServer
Header add "Access-Control-Allow-Origin" "*"
If you are using mod_rewrite along with this, you might need the [P] flag which tells mod_rewrite to handle the request with mod_proxy.