2013-10-03 00:00:00 2013-10-05 00:00:00 America/Toronto SCREENS 2013 SCREENS is dedicated to covering development for mobile devices and operating systems. Consumers are increasingly using mobile devices to access websites and applications, and companies are taking notice. Through two days of presentations, demonstrations and panel discussions, as well as an optional day of workshops,… Toronto FITC Toronto



Note that this all day workshop is offered on the pre-event workshop day on Oct 2 and therefore is only available to those who have ‘The Works’ or the ‘ Workshop’ ticket.

Join experts from the Developer Relations team at BlackBerry as they show you how to create cross-platform mobile applications using HTML5, JavaScript, and SenchaTouch.  They will walk you through the entire process – from getting your tools and environment setup, to getting your application into the market place.  Along the way they will show you the power of developing for multiple platforms using SenchaTouch, and even how to incorporate device-specific behaviour into your application.


10:00am – Welcome and Introduction to SenchaTouch
10:30am – Tools and Environment Setup: USB keys available to extract software tools.  SenchaTouch, WebWorks, and Simulator.  Request signing keys
11:30pm – Developing our first SenchaTouch application:  Walkthrough of the source, how to link into SenchaTouch.  Showcase the ease with which to switch between various platform themes.
12:30pm – Lunch
1:15pm – Adding device specific features:  Using WebWorks to access device-specific features.
2:15pm – Deploying a SenchaTouch application: packaging using WebWorks and deploying to the device simulator or device hardware
3:00pm – 10 minute break
3:10pm – Bringing your application to the next level: the Built for BlackBerry approach.  Criteria, creating a vendor account, uploading your first application, next steps.
4:40pm – Conclusion and prize raffle