Category Mobile Web

Praise for “Sencha Touch 2 Up and Running”

jasonou: A very good book on Sencha Touch. This book covers various important topics. Learned many very useful information from it. Enjoyed it. (…) Léo Stringaro: Parfait pour bien débuter avec Sencha Touch. Permet de mettre en place, rapidement, une app complete. Explications claires. (…) Anthony Emery: (…) The book does not attempt to lead [...]

New Swiss Training Calendar 2012

We are very glad to announce new dates for our Post PC trainings in Switzerland! The new website training.akosma.ch contains all the information, calendar, dates and prices for our offerings. We provide focused, practical training of the latest technologies, with more than 5 years of experience. iOS Beginners (2 days, 1400 CHF): 15-17 April iOS [...]

Announcing my second book: “Sencha Touch 2 Up and Running”

This is the official announcement of my second book, “Sencha Touch 2 Up and Running”, available for sale in print and in DRM-free electronic formats (PDF, ePub, Kindle, etc.). This book is my humble attempt to provide an easy path to learn the basics of Sencha Touch 2.1. This is the book description: Launch into [...]

Cross-Platform Mobile Web Application Development Training in London

We are very happy to announce the first edition of the Cross-Platform Mobile Web Application Development Training in London! Today, having a mobile application online is a “must.” But there are multiple platforms to write for, each with their own language, idioms and pitfalls. Luckily there is a simple solution that allows to write once [...]

Praise for “Mobile JavaScript Application Development”

Si Dunn, at Books, Books & More (New) Books: His book is divided into seven well-written chapters. And six of them offer numerous screenshots and short code examples. (…) Mobile JavaScript Application Development takes this straightforward approach: (1) “leave the theory to others” and (2) focus on “understand by doing.” And, mercifully, the author does [...]

Mobile JavaScript Application Development Book Launch Event in South Africa

I’m very glad to announce that our friends of [immedia] in Durban, South Africa, will be hosting a launch event for our latest book “Mobile JavaScript Application Development”! It will take place next Thursday at 6 PM in the immedia headquarters (Level 3 @ The Quarterdeck, 69 Richefond Circle, Ridgeside Office Park, Umhlanga 4320, Durban). [...]

Announcing my first book: “Mobile JavaScript Application Development”

Today I’m announcing my first book, “Mobile JavaScript Application Development”, available for sale in print and in DRM-free electronic formats (PDF, ePub, Kindle, etc.). The book is adapted from the mobile web app trainings I’ve been giving in Zurich and South Africa, about JavaScript, HTML5, jQuery Mobile, Sencha Touch and PhoneGap. Buy your copy now [...]

SwissJeese 2012 Slides, Code and Pics

Last Saturday took place the first edition of SwissJeese in Bern! The event was an outstanding success and kudos to the organizers for an incredibly cool gathering. For those interested, I’ve published in Github the source code of the application, as well as the slides of the presentation on Speaker Deck (these were created using [...]

Talking at SwissJeese 2012

I’m very proud and happy to announce that tomorrow I’ll be talking in the first edition of SwissJeese! This is the national Swiss JavaScript conference, a free event organized by Nelmio and Bertrand Dufresne, with the sponsorship of webdoc and the help of Relax in the Air, who have contributed the website. I’m going to [...]

A Mobile Developer Lab the Size of a Country!

Last week we attended with Bertrand Dufresne the 2012 edition of Mobilism in Amsterdam, an awesome event set up by many great people, among them Peter-Paul Koch, Stephen Hay and Krijn Hoetmer. One of the most inspiring and useful ideas we brought from Mobilism was the creation of a mobile testing lab, covering a wide [...]