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What’s New in Ext JS 5.0.1

What’s New in Ext JS 5.0.1

August 07, 2014 | Don Griffin

We’re excited to announce the general availability of Ext JS 5.0.1. This maintenance release includes a number of improvements based on feedback from the Sencha community. In this article, we’ll take a tour of the changes.

Training Tip: Developing Apps in a Multi-Device World

Training Tip: Developing Apps in a Multi-Device World

August 05, 2014 | Lee Boonstra

We live in a multi-device world, and we all have lots of devices — laptops, tablets, e-readers, smartwatches, cameras, phones, and more. Ideally, you want to build a single app that runs on every device. Learn how to use Sencha Touch, Ext JS and Space to build apps for multiple devices and easily handle differences in platforms, screen sizes, user input and feature sets.

Ext JS 5 Tablet Support

Ext JS 5 Tablet Support

July 29, 2014 | Grgur Grisogono

The landscape of computer usage, both personal and enterprise, has been changing dramatically since tablets started challenging PC sales worldwide. Ext JS 5 learned a bunch of new tricks from Sencha Touch 2. In this guest post, Grgur covers Ext JS 5 tablet support, including updates to the class system, event management, widgets, and new deployment options.

Creating Custom Layouts in Ext JS and Sencha Touch

Creating Custom Layouts in Ext JS and Sencha Touch

July 15, 2014 | Arthur Kay

The Layout system is one of the most powerful and unique parts of the Sencha frameworks. Layouts handle the sizing and positioning of every Component in your application, eliminating the need for developers to manage those pieces manually. Look under the hood of the Layout system and learn how to create a 3D Carousel.

Designing Responsive Applications with Ext JS

Designing Responsive Applications with Ext JS

July 10, 2014 | Phil Guerrant

Users expect to be able to use web applications not only on their desktop computers, but also their mobile devices, which come in all shapes and sizes. The requirement to make an application so adaptive can seem overwhelming. Fortunately Ext JS 5 provides all the tools needed to make your application conform to any screen size, shape or orientation.

Deep Dive Into Ext JS 5 Data

Deep Dive Into Ext JS 5 Data

July 08, 2014 | Don Griffin

With the introduction of Ext JS 5, we have greatly expanded the capabilities of the Sencha Data Package, which is one of the cornerstones of application development. These new capabilities can be seen throughout the entire application development process: from declaring your data model, to presenting your data and validating user input, and finally, saving it back to the server.

Ext JS 5: Engineered for Performance

Ext JS 5: Engineered for Performance

June 26, 2014 | Arthur Kay

We recently released Ext JS 5, and we have received lots of positive feedback from our customers and community. Beyond the addition of tablet support, MVVM and many awesome new features, we really wanted to prove that Ext JS 5 is engineered for performance and is the best choice for building enterprise web applications. Watch the video and download Ext JS 5 to see for yourself.

Upgrading Deft JS to Work with Ext JS 5

Upgrading Deft JS to Work with Ext JS 5

June 24, 2014 | Brian Kotek, Isaac Johnston and John Yanarella

Deft JS is a community-driven library of useful building blocks that enable teams to rapidly develop large-scale applications using Sencha Ext JS. In this guest post, you’ll learn about some of the Deft JS features. From there, the team will discuss their experience migrating the library to Ext JS 5 and what to expect in the next version of Deft JS.

Top Support Tips

Top Support Tips

June 19, 2014 | Sencha Support Team

Here are the latest tips from our Support Team to make your apps run smoothly. Learn how to set variable heights in Ext JS 4.2 grid rows and get the best performance for lists in your Sencha Touch 2.2+ apps.

How to Use Routing in Your Ext JS 5 Apps

How to Use Routing in Your Ext JS 5 Apps

June 17, 2014 | Mitchell Simoens

Ext JS 5 offers many new features to create rich, enterprise grade web applications. Routing makes history support easy to manage within a controller. The forward and back buttons are common parts of the user interface on every browser — and handling this navigation within a single page application is now very simple with Ext JS 5.