This Week in Titanium Mobile Development: 7 Nov 2011

This is all the Titanium Mobile development news I’ve gathered from the Twittersphere and Interwebs for the past week.

News

Mobile SDK 1.7.4 is no longer available, version 1.7.5 was released in its place!

Appcelerator gave a run down of the reloaded Wiki. Looking great.

Daily Mobile Minute gives their opinion of Appcelerator as a poster child of the mobile industry. (retweeted by Jeff Haynie)

The Android V8 pull has been committed! Still lots of work to be done before 1.8 release, but this is a big step and the team has been working really long hours to make it happen.

Tips

Jason Byrne authored a simple, yet extendable codebase based on the CommonJS standard and an MVVM (Model, View, View-Model) design pattern.

Not Titanium only tip – Titanium Ninja gives you the skinny on Simulating Slow Network Links on OSX. Great stuff from Oliver as usual.

Oroce shared a gist to do a Android share to native facebook and twitter.

Tony Lukasavage keeps Forging Android Titanium with Episode 13: Android Notifications. I implemented some of his stuff in a project last week!

Apps

Bets Settler – an advanced Android sports bet calculator

Write or Die is a new kind of writing productivity application that forces you to write by providing consequences for distraction and procrastination. Looks cool!

I don’t really understand how it works, but Email Detective will report back that your email was not only received and opened, but when.


If you’ve got any news, tips, or apps I’ve missed, please leave them in the comments below!

Jeff

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.