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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 [...]

Announcing EERV cal, an iPhone, Android and Web Application!

We are ecstatic to announce the general availability of the EERV cal mobile application, created with Sencha Touch and PhoneGap, and available as an HTML5 web application, and also on the App Store and the Android Market! This app has been built for the local protestant church, the Eglise évangélique réformée du canton de Vaud [...]

A Shift In The Market Towards Mobile Web Apps

Mobile apps are hardly something new these days. Mobile app stores are ubiquitous, and download and “number of apps” stats do not matter anymore. “Mobile First” is now, more than just a guideline, simply the way business work. In Switzerland, the big craze of mobile apps began with the introduction of the iPhone in June [...]