This Week in Titanium Mobile: 13 June 2011

This is all the Titanium Mobile news I’ve gather from the Twittersphere and Interwebs this week.


The big news is Titanium Studio and Titanium Mobile 1.7 are shipping next week.

The deadline for papers for the Codestrong developer conference in September passed this week. A couple more people tweeted about their talks:
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Apple’s WWDC announcements were this week in case you somehow missed them. The Appcelerator team got the iOS5 Beta the same time as the rest of us so it will take a while before the new features get scheduled in Titanium Mobile. But you should know that Titanium Mobile does NOT compile with iOS5 Beta so don’t update XCode quite yet.

Appclerator sponsored a story on Wireless Week about cross platform development and app stores.

Soft Gravity released a flurry analytics module for Titanium Mobile.

There is a Titanium Mobile book! But it is in Japanese only.


Codeboxed put together some nice code to abstract a SQLite database in your Titanium Mobile app.

Olivier Morandi has started blogging at with a post on using Intents for sending SMS message on Android.

Pedro Enrique has put together another gist for deleting a row from a table view in android with tap-and-hold. He has quite a nice collection of code building up on github.

Titanium Warehouse has been updating their blog with Titanium mobile tips. I hope they keep it up.

Aaron Saunders has put up a new blog posting demonstrating app structure, how to handle the global namespace and events. Aaron is very active on Stack Overflow and really knows his stuff. You should follow him if you are serious about Titanium Development.


iVisit is the first iPhone application to support the certification of buildings.

ICD-9-CM is a clinical modification of the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision (ICD-9).

iWoot alerts you to new Woot items.

Energy Kinetics SmartQuote lets authorized dealers create accurate and complete quotes for heating systems.

MotoPermit is the 3rd Titanium App by SpitFireSky – it helps you study for your motorcycle permit test.

If you’ve got any news I’ve missed, please leave it in the comments below!


Jeff Bonnes is the Founder of Geeks Inc. with 20 years experience in the IT industry. He has been developing data driven website since 1995 using technologies like C, Java, Grails, and NodeJS. He has worked in a wide range of industries including Local Government, Finance, Document management, and Online Communities. He discovered Appcelerator Titanium at version 0.8, and has not looked back. His passion is working with smart people to ship innovative solutions.