How to Create a Dark Ext JS Theme
– Part 2

In Part 2 of this article series, Lee focuses on more advanced concepts including: making unique components with Ext JS UIs, CSS overrides, and how to incorporate custom fonts or icons. Don’t forget to sign up for the Sencha App Theming Contest. You could be the first prize winner and get $2,500.

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Sencha Application Theming Contest

Here’s an opportunity for you to show us just how creative you are. Sign up for the Sencha Application Theming contest. Use the new blazingly fast Fashion theming capabilities in Ext JS 6 to create a new look and feel for our Feed Viewer sample application. See the great prizes.

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Announcing Sencha GXT 3.1 Beta

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We’re excited to announce the release of Sencha GXT 3.1 beta, available on our download page and from Maven Central. This latest release of GXT introduces Theme Builder, a new tool for theming GXT applications, as well as the Neptune theme built entirely with this tool, adds support for GWT 2.6, and fixes a variety of bugs reported by our users. We’d like to gather feedback from our community while we prepare for the general availability of GXT 3.1.

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HTML5 Scorecard: RIM BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0

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Last month, RIM released OS 2.0 for the BlackBerry PlayBook. We were already very impressed with the PlayBook 1.0 browser, and we were anticipating more, new and better. We put it through our HTML5 test wringer, and were pleased to find that the PlayBook 2.0 browser is an excellent upgrade, adding new features and upgraded performance in several areas. Notably, it features the first HTML5 color picker input type that we’ve seen on mobile, advanced SVG filters as well as a perfect Acid 3 score.

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How to Embed Interactive CSS3 Animations in an iBook

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Like everybody else on the US west coast, this morning we woke up in a world where Apple is poised to transform the way we consume textbooks with the ability to easily publish interactive books through iBook Author. The Sencha team quickly found a way to do that using Animator, and so can you following a few easy steps!

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How to embed interactive CSS3 animations in an iBook

Like everybody else on the US west coast, this morning we woke up in a world where Apple is poised to transform the way we consume textbooks with the ability to easily publish interactive books through iBook Author. The Sencha team quickly found a way to do that using Animator, and so can you following a few easy steps!

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Sencha: The 2012 HTML5 Wishlist

It’s that time of year, and we’re once again publishing our HTML5 wishlist. Read on to find out what we’re hoping to see happen in the world of web browsers and web standards.

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HTML5 Scorecard: Amazon Kindle Fire

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As part of our continuing series on the HTML5 capabilities of new mobile platforms, we’re taking the measure of the new Amazon Kindle Fire. Join us as we take a look at how the device stacks up as an HTML5 app platform.

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