Category Archives: Sencha

Goodbye Sencha, Hello Google

Posted on in GCP Sencha

Within 4 years working for Sencha, I’ve done 86 trips. 28 live trainings, I spoke at 38 webinars and events (including SenchaCon, FITC and O’Reilly). I’ve visited 15 countries and I’ve attended 3 SenchaCons. I’ve spoken with many customers. I’ve worked with every public, EA and beta version since Sencha Touch 0.8, and Ext JS […]

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Tutorial: Full-stack JavaScript for the Enterprise. Getting started with: Ext JS, Node.js, Express, MongoDB and Docker. (3)

Posted on in Docker MongoDB Node JS Sencha

This is part III of the tutorial, and covers how to setup a MongoDB NoSQL database. MongoDB & Mongoose MongoDB is a cross-platform document-oriented database, also known as a NoSQL database, This is different compared to a traditional table-based relational database like MySQL. Instead, the structure are JSON-like documents with dynamic schemas (MongoDB calls the […]

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Help! I have to present. How to rock it?

Posted on in Sencha

Public speaking. Whether it’s at a (tech) conference, a training for a group of people, or an internal presentation for your colleagues or boss. It can be scary. Since I work for Sencha, I’ve spoken for a crowd, now maybe a hundred of times. I’ve developed myself a real “speaker voice”. I speak loud from […]

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How to Style Apps with Fashion in Ext JS 6

Posted on in Ext JS 6 Sass Sencha

In Ext JS 6, one of the big new features is the merged framework. With a single codebase, you can create the best performing applications, with the ideal experience on each device. It also includes a new way to style your apps. In this article, I will focus on Sencha Fashion – what it is […]

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How to improve your Sencha code while working in large teams?

Often I get questions from people on how to work efficiently with Sencha while developing in a large team environment.. This question is especially popular for people coming from the Java world, who are familiar with tooling for Java and build processes. I can tell you that it’s not much different for web projects. This […]

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My SenchaCon introduction

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On April 7-9 in the heart of Silicon Valley at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Sencha is organising a huge developer conference. It’s going to be three days jam packed with nearly 50 technical sessions led by Sencha engineers, partners and key customers. - Register today! Save 20% off the price with discount code: LeeBoonstra. […]

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Additional SenchaCon 2015 information & discount!

Posted on in Ext JS 5 Sencha Sencha Touch

Are you as excited as I am for Sencha 2015? On April 7-9 in the heart of Silicon Valley at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Sencha is organising a huge developer conference. It’s going to be three days jam packed with nearly 50 technical sessions led by Sencha engineers, partners and key customers. You’ll learn […]

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How to localize your Sencha Touch applications

Posted on in Sencha Sencha Touch

I live in Europe; in Europe they speak about 23 languages. In some countries it is even common to speak more than 2 or 3 languages. Especially for these countries localisation of applications and websites is very important. So you need to come up with a strategy on how to localize all your views. In […]

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How to fix too large Save Image/Web windows in Mac OS X Yosemite

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With the release of Mac OS X Yosemite; all my save Web/Image browser windows of Google Chrome are too large. These windows are so large, that the buttons Save and Cancel are hidden, which you can't reach. And that's annoying; cause when you want to get rid of this window; you can hit "Enter"; which […]

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Make a native build with Ext JS 5, Sencha Cmd 5 and Phonegap / Cordova with plugins.

Posted on in Cmd Cordova Ext JS Ext JS 5 Mobile Node JS Sencha

With the release of Ext JS 5; we finally have Touch experience in the framework. So yes, you can start creating tablet applications. Maybe you are now wondering, can I also package Ext JS 5 apps with Apache Cordova or Adobe Phonegap, so I can sell my app in the App Stores? Well yes, you […]

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