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Creating Mobile Apps with Sencha Touch 2

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Learn
  • Use Sencha Architect and Sencha Command to give you a head start with your projects
  • Take advantage of cameras, notifications, and other native device features
  • Create charts that will add visual appeal to your applications
  • Tie your applications into other systems like WordPress, RSS feeds, Yelp and others
  • Compile an application you can sell on the iTunes app store
About

Everyone has had the perfect idea for a mobile application. Creating Mobile Apps with Sencha Touch 2 can help you bring that idea to life by providing clear examples, in depth explanations, and walking step-by-step building 10 different Sencha Touch mobile applications. You can use these applications as a base for your own applications or leverage your new skills to create something truly unique.

"Creating Mobile Apps with Sencha Touch 2" offers you 10 different applications complete with source code. The applications include a task manager, RSS feed reader, time tracker, charting application, flash cards, cataloguing, social networking, integration with WordPress, a project workbook, and a basic game. The book also covers working with the Sencha Architect, Sencha.io, and compiling applications with Sencha Command.

Learn the Sencha Touch mobile programming language by building 10 different applications. Each application focuses on a different feature of the Sencha Touch language.

Learn to build a range of applications for mobile devices. Take pictures with your application, create a simple game, or even create an application you can sell on the iTunes app store.

"Creating Mobile Apps with Sencha Touch 2" will help you learn by building, helping you create great applications.

Features
  • Learn the Sencha Touch programming language by building real, working applications
  • Each chapter focuses on different features and programming approaches; you can decide which is right for you
  • Full of well-explained example code and rich with screenshots
Page Count 348
Course Length 10 hours 26 minutes
ISBN 9781849518901
Date Of Publication 3 Apr 2013

Authors

Bryan P. Johnson

Bryan P. Johnson is a graduate of the University of Georgia. He went to work for MindSpring Enterprises in late 1995, where he met his co-author John Earl Clark. At MindSpring and later, EarthLink; Bryan served in multiple positions for over seven years, including the Director of System Administration and Director of Internal Application Development. After leaving EarthLink, he took some time off to travel before joining John to start Twelve Foot Guru. Bryan has worked with Sencha's products since the early days of YUI-Ext and has used Sencha Touch since its first betas.

John Earl Clark

John Earl Clark holds a Master's Degree in Human Computer Interaction from Georgia Tech and an undergraduate degree in Music Engineering from Georgia State University. John and his co-author, Bryan Johnson, worked together at MindSpring and later EarthLink, starting out in Technical Support and Documentation, before moving into Application Development and finally management of a small development team. After leaving Earthlink in 2002, John began working independently as a consultant and programmer, before starting Twelve Foot Guru, LLC with Bryan in 2005. John has been working with Sencha Touch since the first early beta releases. He has also worked with Sencha’s ExtJS since the early days when it was still known as YUI-Ext. John has also written a previous book with Bryan Johnson called Sencha Touch Mobile JavaScript Framework. When he is not buried in code, John spends his time woodworking, playing guitar and brewing his own beer.