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How to Upgrade a Sencha Touch App to Ext JS 6 Modern Toolkit – Part 3

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Advanced Universal Upgrade

This upgrade will take the most time, but your opportunities are endless. You will have the latest framework with all the new features and classes, and you can improve your application performance and code base with the new MVVM architecture. Plus, you can create universal cross-platform apps (or plan to do that in the future). Not only can you build applications for mobile phones or tablets, you can also support desktop or hybrid computers, with a component set specifically made for desktop usage.

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How to Upgrade a Sencha Touch App to Ext JS 6 Modern Toolkit – Part 2

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In part 1 of this blog post series, I discussed the changes in Ext JS 6 Modern Toolkit and showed you how to do a basic mobile upgrade of your Sencha Touch app. In this article, I’ll show you how to do an advanced mobile upgrade.

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How to Upgrade a Sencha Touch App to Ext JS 6 Modern Toolkit – Part 1

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Previously, I wrote a blog post on how to create great looking universal apps with Ext JS. However, we also have lots of customers who currently have a mobile (phone or tablet) application and want to upgrade it to Ext JS 6.

In this tutorial, I will show you how you can upgrade your app, and why you should consider taking this step.

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How to localize your Sencha Touch applications

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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 Sencha Touch localization works a little different than in Ext JS, since there are no packages; but overall the basic idea is the same:

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Create a TV app with Sencha Touch and Sencha Architect

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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 any touch 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: Sencha Architect.

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Simple Techniques for Solving Common Sencha Coding Problems

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Often when I’m teaching a Sencha Training class, students ask me to look at their apps because there’s a problem they don’t know how to fix. Since I didn’t write the code, it’s hard sometimes for me to give them a quick answer. However, I do have a set of simple techniques that filter out the most obvious problems.

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Getting Started with Sencha Touch 2: Build a Weather Utility App (Part 3)

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In this three-part Sencha Touch tutorial, you will build the Do I need my Umbrella? app, a simple utility app that loads weather information from a web service — worldweatheronline.com. Based on weather codes, this app can predict if you need your umbrella or not.

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Getting Started with Sencha Touch 2: Build a Weather Utility App (Part 2)

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In this three-part Sencha Touch tutorial, you will build the Do I need my Umbrella app, a simple utility app that loads weather information from a web service — worldweatheronline.com. Based on weather codes, this app can predict if you need your umbrella or not.

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Getting Started with Sencha Touch 2: Build a Weather Utility App (Part 1)

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Welcome at this series of blog posts: How to create a utility app with Sencha Touch and Sencha Cmd. Originally I wrote this tutorial for .NET magazine and afterwards I modified it for the Sencha Blog Site. Since I think it’s a good set of articles and you might have missed it. I will also post the 3 parts of the tutorial here, every week. Enjoy!

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Top 5 Tips — Get Started with the Latest Sencha Product Releases

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While the whole world is discussing the new iOS 7 release, or locking themselves in front of the game console to play GTA 5, Sencha has just delivered several updates to its frameworks and tools. Not just one product release but four product releases: Sencha Touch 2.3, Ext JS 4.2.2, Sencha Cmd 4 and Sencha Architect 2.2.3.

To celebrate the new product releases, we’re sharing some of the best tricks to get your app development started quickly. You can also attend Sencha training, where you’ll not only master these four products, you’ll get lots more tips and tricks as well as best practices from our expert instructors.

We’ll start off with a very basic, but oh so handy trick, and progress to one we think you will really appreciate.

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