Create powerful web applications using the SproutCore HTML5 framework with Packt's new book and eBook.

November 2013 | Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book, SproutCore Web Application Development, that will guide developers in writing genre defining web applications and solving the unique problems that web platforms create. Available in print, and various electronic formats, the book retails at $44.99 for the print copy and $22.94 for the electronic version.

About the author:

Tyler Keating is the current head of the SproutCore project, and one of the foremost experts on SproutCore and on writing native caliber web applications using HTML5 and JavaScript. He likes writing desktop apps, server-side web apps, native mobile apps, and SproutCore, best of all the world's apps. He currently runs his own consulting company, 7x7 Software Inc, which provides professional software development services, as well as SproutCore training and support.

Starting with the basics, SproutCore Web Application Development will guide readers through the details of all of the main components of the framework before finally working through a rigorous real-world example from start to finish. This book shows all the components of an application and how to translate wireframes, mocks, and design descriptions into clean, efficient, and maintainable code using MVC, data adaptors, statecharts, and more. Developers will also get to know about SproutCore’s powerful binding and observing and watch how changes propagate across their app effortlessly and magically with very little code.

This book teaches readers to use SproutCore’s object model to organize code into classes, subclasses, and mixins. They will get to interact with remote data sources and model and store data in the client for immediate use. Also, they will get to learn to connect an application together without messy, bug-prone controller code using SproutCore’s statechart library.

The chapters covered in this book are:

Chapter 1: Introducing SproutCore

Chapter 2: The Runtime Environment

Chapter 3: The View Layer

Chapter 4: The Model Layer

Chapter 5: The Controller Layer

Chapter 6: Testing, Building, and Deploying

Any person looking to write software for the Web or already writing software for the Web will find this book useful. For more information, please visit the book page at http://www.packtpub.com/creating-html5-apps-with-sproutcore/book

SproutCore Web Application Development
Write next-gen HTML5 apps using the SproutCore framework and tools

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/creating-html5-apps-with-sproutcore/book

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