Sencha Touch is a versatile HTML5-based framework for developing mobile web apps. Sencha Touch 2 has raised the bar for developing rich mobile web applications with HTML5. Using this framework you can develop mobile web apps that look and feel like native apps on iOS, Android, Blackberry, and Windows Mobile. It is built for enabling world-class user experiences.
Full of explained code and enriched with screenshots, this book is the practical way to take your Sencha Touch skills to the next level.
Who this book is for
If you want to gain practical knowledge for using the Sencha Touch mobile web application framework, and you are familiar with HTML and CSS, then this book is for you. It is assumed that you know how to use touchscreens, touch events, and mobile devices such as Apple iOS and Google Android.
Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende
John E. 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. He and his co-author, Bryan P. Johnson, worked together at MindSpring and, later, EarthLink; starting out in Technical Support and Documentation before moving into application development and, finally, the management of a small development team. After leaving EarthLink in 2002, John began working independently as a consultant and a programmer, before starting Twelve Foot Guru, LLC. with Bryan in 2005.
When he is not buried in code, John spends his time woodworking, playing guitar, and brewing his own beer.
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.