While the whole world is discussing the new iOS 7 release, or locking themselves in front of the game console to play GTA 5, Sencha has delivered several updates to its frameworks and tools — Sencha Touch 2.3, Ext JS 4.2.2, Sencha Cmd 4 and Sencha Architect 2.2.3. To celebrate the new product releases, we’re sharing some of the best tricks to get your app development started quickly.
Today we’re releasing Sencha Touch 2.3 with lots of new features, an iOS 7-friendly theme, as well as an exclusive Touch Grid for our product bundles (Sencha Complete and Sencha Touch Bundle). Sencha Touch 2.3 includes 3 new themes: Cupertino (themed for iOS 7), Cupertino Classic (themed for iOS6.x and below), Mountain View (themed for Android), and enhancements to other themes (including BlackBerry 10 upgrades).
We are excited to share with you the specifics of the upcoming Sencha Touch 2.3 release. We have been constantly hearing that Sencha Touch developers would like have access to more device features, so they could build better applications on the mobile platform. The Sencha Touch 2.3 release primarily addresses the native packaging needs for Sencha developers and also includes a number of new themes.
In this guest post, Todd will show you how Modus Create connects their corporate address book app, built using Sencha Touch 2 and Ext JS 4, to the DreamFactory open source backend services platform.
harmon.ie builds apps for the mobile enterprise that deliver a consistent user experience on mobile devices, the desktop, and the cloud, for a host of social and collaboration platforms. With a focus on serving customers that encourage BYOD, harmon.ie chose Sencha Touch because of its cross-platform capabilities. Read about how harmon.ie used the rich out-of-the-box, high-performance Sencha Touch components to speed up delivery of its product and provide a great user experience.
Offline support was never particularly in demand in the world of desktops, but with the rise of the mobile web and edge connections, support for offline capability has exploded. Everything from offline data storage to the actual application startup is already available and supported on a wide range of mobile platforms. Read on to find out what tools you have at your disposal and how you can leverage Sencha Touch to use those tools with ease.
While Sencha’s Raiders — or any game for that matter — would rarely be seen as a mission critical application, there are aspects of building a game app that can be applied to even the most data-centric, corporate application. In this article, I’ll share 5 key things we learned that you can apply in your business application development.
PureFacts Financial Solutions produces one of the leading Wealth Management Solutions, enabling wealth managers to use a single management interface to get a comprehensive view of their clients’ assets. In this article, Steve describes how they used Ext JS and Sencha Touch to build their apps and achieved more than 50% increase in development speed.
Here’s the video of the SenchaCon kickoff — our keynote presentation to a standing-room only audience in Orlando last week! We had some great guest speakers and showed Architect 3.0, Ext JS for touch devices and grid gadgets, Touch grids and much more. Plus, we introduced and demoed the all-new Sencha Space.
Yesterday’s SenchaCon keynote address was filled with exciting announcements. We’ll be posting a video of the entire keynote shortly, but here’s a summary of all of the new stuff that was announced and demonstrated on stage.