Sencha Touch and Ripple

Ripple is a browser based mobile application testing tool. I primarily use during development of my hybrid Sencha Touch applications that are using PhoneGap as a native wrapper. it allows me to simulate things like GPS, Accelerometer, Device Sizes and Events without having to package my app natively and run in a native emulator or… Read more »

Cross Platform Mobile Frontier

I recently spoke at the Chicago Adobe User Group on creating Mobile Applications with HTML, CSS and Javascript. Specifically we looked at Sencha Touch 2 and Phonegap to build out Native Applications form Android and iOS. These applications are using Web technologies to power them but still can be submitted to the app stores and… Read more »

Animation with Actionscript

I wanted to quickly post up a few demos that we will be looking at and hopefully creating in my upcoming Animation with Actionscript class on September 15th at the Motion Graphics Festival in Chicago . Here is a quick overview for the course. We will be learning the basic core of Object Oriented programming first. Looking at classes… Read more »