Back in the days when websites were restricted to typical fonts
such as Arial, Georgia, Times and so on, fonts were delivered from
the user’s machine. Fortunately today, because of HTML5 and CSS3,
browsers support embedded web fonts.
This time, I will explain how to use custom fonts with Sencha
Architect. For this tutorial, I will use one of the Sencha Touch
starter apps, with the default theme. However, you can also use
these tips for other Sencha Touch or Ext JS apps.
Often people think, Sencha Touch is a great framework to create
mobile phone apps with. While that is certainly
true, it’s also a great framework to create mobile apps with, as in
anytouch enabled device.
Think about car navigation systems, game consoles, smart watches
or tv/media centers. These devices all probably run HTML5; and are
great to build Sencha Touch apps for. To show you something cool
this week; I will provide you all the steps, how you can create a
simple media app with Sencha Touch and our visual design tool: