Among the many new features in Ext JS 5 is a little known improvement that makes building Windows 8 applications completely seamless. In this article, we’ll take a quick look at how Windows 8 applications are different from basic web apps, and then dive into how Ext JS 5 makes it easier to develop Windows 8 apps.
We’ve only had the iOS 8 GA bytes for a few days, but we wanted to do as quick and complete a write-up as we could to give the global web developer community an in-depth look at Apple’s latest release. We’ve run our battery of benchmarks and tests, and we’re excited to share what we’ve uncovered.
As you’re working on upgrading your Ext JS 4 apps to Ext JS 5, read this article to learn about best practices and techniques for optimizing your apps with the new touch gestures introduced in Ext JS 5.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 this guest post, Richard explains CNX’s development tools and methodology and how multiple developers effectively work on a single Sencha Architect app.
Here are the latest Top Support Tips. Learn about the new doc type in Ext JS 5, using overrides in Ext JS, and new optimizations for callParent in Sencha Cmd 5.
We’re proud to announce the release of Sencha Architect 3.1. It comes with many new features, most notably Ext JS 5 support. Within the short period since the Ext JS 5 release, we have added support to bring Sencha Architect to parity with all the new features offered by Ext JS 5.