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Optimizing The Development Process With Sencha Cmd 5

Optimizing The Development Process With Sencha Cmd 5

September 11, 2014 | Don Griffin

Sencha Cmd provides a suite of tools for generating and building applications using Sencha Touch and Ext JS. From a built-in web server to package management, Sencha Cmd can help you automate many common tasks. In this article, we’ll explore how all this comes together and test it out with a new custom component.

Declarative Listeners in Ext JS 5

Declarative Listeners in Ext JS 5

September 10, 2014 | Phil Guerrant

Learn how you can use Declarative Listeners to simplify your application’s Views and reduce boilerplate code in your custom Components when building apps with Ext JS 5.0.1.

A Fond Farewell to YUI

A Fond Farewell to YUI

September 04, 2014 | Arthur Kay

Last week, Yahoo announced they are immediately stopping all new development on their Yahoo User Interface (YUI) library. The Sencha Ext JS framework and YUI have a kinship and a long history together, so we wanted to take this opportunity to reflect on our past and discuss what the future holds.

Sencha Architect - Team Development in the Real World (Part 2 of 3)

Sencha Architect - Team Development in the Real World (Part 2 of 3)

August 27, 2014 | Richard G Milone

CNX has used Sencha Architect from its inception as a way to decrease its developers’ learning curve and to produce prototypes and applications faster. In Part 2 of this series, Richard looks at a more common scenario—two or more developers working on the same app in different areas. This is quite easy to manage with Sencha Architect.

SenchaCon Update

SenchaCon Update

August 26, 2014 | Jeff Hartley

There are really exciting product developments afoot at Sencha. We look forward to presenting all of these ideas to you, and because there’s a lot to share, we are moving the upcoming SenchaCon to April 2015.

Announcing Sencha Touch 2.4

Announcing Sencha Touch 2.4

August 25, 2014 | Gautam Agrawal

We’re proud to announce the release of Sencha Touch 2.4, which continues to enhance Sencha Touch support for the BlackBerry 10 browser and devices. About 18 months ago, we announced our collaboration with BlackBerry — optimizing Sencha Touch to run on the BlackBerry 10 browser and create a new theme and set of components to make building BlackBerry 10 applications as easy as possible.

Testing Enterprise Applications with Selenium and HTML5 Robot

Testing Enterprise Applications with Selenium and HTML5 Robot

August 20, 2014 | John Valentino

The need for browser-based test automation is hard to ignore. HTML5 Robot was created to ease the difficulty in using Selenium with HTML5 technologies. In this guest post, John describes how HTML5 Robot can be used as a Java framework for writing and managing test suites, or as a Java library that can be included in an existing project.

Blazingly Fast Load Times For Apps Built with Ext JS and Sencha Touch

Blazingly Fast Load Times For Apps Built with Ext JS and Sencha Touch

August 19, 2014 | Ivan Jouikov

For years, web developers have deployed their apps according to the best practices defined by Yahoo’s Exceptional Performance team. These best practices often mandate the collective compression of these assets into single file downloads. But enterprise developers who are creating large apps must consider other options for their build and deployment strategies. Learn how to use Sencha Cmd to deploy a subset of the framework code and produce an optimized production build.