Alessandro La Rosa Archive

Sencha Touch: world’s first HTML5 framework for mobile devices

Few days ago Sencha just released the first HTML5 framework targeted for mobile devices: Sencha Touch. As stated on Sencha’s website: It comes with a comprehensive UI widget library, complete touch event management with CSS transitions and an extensive data package. If you have an HTML5-ready browser, you can take a look the demos here.

New SDK, Ovi publishing and free Symbian signing: Nokia calls individual developers to the rescue

Nokia today did a series of announcement, especially targeted towards individual developers, and with the precise aim of lowering the barriers for developing and publishing apps for Nokia devices. The first important announcement is that, starting today, individual developers can register and publish their apps to the Ovi Store, a thing previously allowed to companies

Carbide C++ 2.6 update released

While Qt is destined to become the main technology for future Nokia devices, with Nokia focusing his efforts into its recently released Nokia Qt IDE, Carbide C++ still represents in most cases the primary choice for native Symbian development. Carbide C++ 2.6 has just been released, with the major improvements in the added support for

Android gets social (and beats the iPhone): official Facebook SDK released!

Today, and after unveiling it at Google I/O, Facebook released its official Facebook SDK for the Android platform. With the current release Android developers can finally transform their apps into social gateways. Specifically, these are the features built into this first SDK release: Strong authentication using OAuth 2.0 Making requests to the new Graph API