Free native packager in Sencha Touch 2 bridges the gap between web application and native application.
Posted Under: Android, Featured, iPhone & iPad, Open Source
Sencha Touch 2 is the basic building block of Sencha HTML platform, which is a framework for HTML5 mobile application. With an aim to provide excellent user experience, Sencha Touch 2 allows developers to build unique and fast applications that can run on iOS, Blackberry, Android, Kindle Fire and other smart phones. There have been several new features that have been incorporated in Sencha Touch 2, of which free native packager is one of the most promising and has shrunk the distance between web and native applications.
Free New Native Packager
With this new Sencha Touch 2 a new package command comes that can enable a developer to build Sencha Touch application and submit it to Application to present before customers.
To make a better development experience for a developer, they are not required to download the native iOS SDK. The developer can package without it also. Downloading the SDK tools is sufficient to build a unique mobile application. For those developers who are already having the native SDKs, they can facilitate the SDK tools to directly promoting their applications to the iOS emulator to test and analyze how their application will work on device. In this way this new feature of native packager in Sencha Touch 2 offers a way to the developer to bundle their web application in a native package. The developer could use either Mac or Windows, they can now deploy their web application to the Apple Application Store or Android market easily.
Thus by converting the web application into native application, any web application can be changed to Android and iPhone application and can be submitted to Apple Store for customers, which is the dream of any developer. In this way Sencha Touch 2 has bridged the gap between web application and native application.