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iPhone Location Aware Apps by Example by Zeeshan Chawdhary

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Time for action — Hello Location with Sencha Touch

Sencha Touch is a mobile web app framework, developed and maintained by the company behind the Ext JavaScript framework. It is built with HTML5, CSS3 with inbuilt data integration that allows developers to easily bind Data from XML, and JSON for HTML visual components. Sencha Touch also has enhanced touch events or swipe, double tap, pinch and zoom, rotate all done with JavaScript.

Sencha Touch works very well with PhoneGap. It can also work for standalone HTML5 web apps.

  1. Go to http://www.sencha.com/ and download the Sencha Touch 1.1.0 web framework. Unzip the sencha-touch-1.1.0.zip folder.
  2. You don't need to use all the files from this unzipped folder. Create a new folder for your application, ...

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