How Does Sencha Touch Use HTML5 to Create Mobile Applications?

How Does Sencha Touch Use HTML5 to Create Mobile Applications?

If you’ve discovered Sencha Touch you probably know it can create cross platform mobile applications from a single code base. If you’ve looked into it a little more, you might know that Sencha Touch uses HTML5, CSS and JavaScript to achieve this. But how is it exactly that this works behind the scenes? How is it Sencha Touch can create mobile applications, which are typically reserved to the native language of the device, with web technologies? To put it simply Sencha Touch… continue reading.

How to Use the Sencha Touch Native Packager & Common Errors

How to Use the Sencha Touch Native Packager & Common Errors

Although PhoneGap Build is my preferred method for creating native applications from Sencha Touch, it’s worth taking a look at how the Sencha Touch native packager works – you can compare the two methods and decide on what is best for you. Essentially, the Sencha Touch native packager packages your Sencha Touch application as a native application (as the name would suggest). This allows you to do two things primarily: continue reading.

How to Create an iOS Provisioning Profile and P12 with Windows

How to Create an iOS Provisioning Profile and P12 with Windows

When I first started developing with Sencha Touch and PhoneGap on my Windows machine I was ecstatic to learn that I could create iOS applications without a Mac and XCode . This enthusiasm would later be crushed when I attempted to actually put the application on my phone, and learned of the various certificates , profiles and other required files that I had never heard of. I scoured the internet and most of the information I found lead me to believe the only way to to… continue reading.