With the release of Sencha Touch 2.3 and Sencha Cmd 4, creating your cross platform hybrid applications has never been easier. PhoneGap is now a first class citizen in the Sencha Touch mobile workflow integrating seamlessly into the newly released, NodeJS based, PhoneGap command line interface. In this article, we’ll take a look at creating an app with Sencha Touch and PhoneGap.
We are excited to announce the addition of Tizen support to the world’s most popular cross-platform HTML5 framework, Sencha Touch. Sencha Touch 2.3.1 is available immediately and comes with an exclusive Tizen theme for those of you building apps for the Tizen platform. Sencha Touch now supports an unprecedented list of platforms: iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows, and Tizen. Read more about the Tizen support in this blog, or if you cannot wait, just download Sencha Touch 2.3.1.
In this Sencha Touch tutorial, you will build the Do I need my Umbrella app, a simple utility app that loads weather information from a web service — worldweatheronline.com. Based on weather codes, this app can predict if you need your umbrella or not.
DecidoKompetensor, an IT company based in Malmö and Helsingborg, Sweden, uses Ext JS and Sencha Touch. They recently worked on the Impossible Project App with Impossible, a company that develops and produces completely new instant film materials for traditional Polaroid cameras. They chose Sencha Touch for the mobile app to ensure cross platform compatibility and an elegant UI with a seamless user experience.
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.