Build exciting mobile web applications with Sencha Touch using new book and e-book from Packt Publishing

March 2012 | Open Source

Sencha Touch Mobile JavaScript Framework is Packt's latest release on this popular mobile web development tool. The book provides essential tutorials on building simple to powerful mobile web apps in Sencha Touch that will run on Apple iOS and Google Android. Using components, adding custom events and designing graphical representations such as buttons, icons and flexible tabs are explained with practical examples. The book published by Packt is just 300 pages long, and is now available in print and popular eBook formats from Packt.


Sencha Touch is a user interface (UI) JavaScript library, or framework, specifically built for Mobile Web. It can be used by Web developers to develop user interfaces for mobile web applications that look and feel like native applications on supported mobile devices. It is fully based on web standards such as HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript.


The book follows a step by step approach for getting started with Sencha Touch and building practical mobile web app native on Apple iOS and Google Android touch screen devices. It features ready sample code explained with essential screenshots for easy and quick understanding.


Sencha Touch Mobile JavaScript Framework begins with an overview of Sencha Touch quickly followed by comprehensive examples showing readers how to create a complete simple application. Developers will learn with examples about styling the user interface and the list of Sencha Touch components. The book also provides an insight in to creating rich dynamic animations with the help of essential touch and component events.


Some of the important topics discussed in the book include:


- Making use of technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3 to provide native-quality application experiences without the need for plugins

- Efficiently using list of components such as tab panels, scrollable list views, and toolbars

- Tutorial on adding custom touch events like tap, double tap, swipe, tap and hold, pinch and rotate

- Exploring expert topics like syncing data and compiling applications for sale on App store


The book is ideal for anyone who would like to gain practical knowledge in Sencha Touch mobile web application framework to make attractive web apps for mobiles.


To have a look at the detailed table of contents or download a sample chapter, please visit the book’s web page.


Sencha Touch Mobile JavaScript Framework
 Build web applications for Apple iOS and Google Android touchscreen devices with this first HTML5 mobile framework

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/sencha-touch-mobile-javascript-framework/book

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