This Week in Titanium Mobile Development: 6 Dec 2011

This is all the Titanium Mobile development news I’ve gathered from the Twittersphere and Interwebs for the past week. It is beginning to feel a lot like Christmas!


Has Appcelerator dropped their Professional Subscription? It is no longer appearing on their subscriptions page.


Aaron Saunders has given a rundown on using StackMob for the backend services of your mobile applications. He also gave a quicky on how to login to StackMob. As if that wasn’t enough, he also shared a presentation on building Apps with Appcelerator Titanium.

Tony Lukasavage finished up his Forging Titanium series on ‘Twisti’ with Twisti Part 3: Sockets.

Dawson Toth shared a gist on how to take a Bitmap (in RGB) and grab the luminance values for YUV. Useful for passing an image to ZXing for processing.

Joe Maffia shared his slides on SQLite Dynamic Data in Titanium.

Graham Weldon shared an application using OData to get information from Netflix and dynamically build UI elements.

Will Laurance showed us now to build Titanium Mobile SDK from source on Ubuntu.

Bob Sims wrote a sample app using RGraph library to build Android-compatible pie charts using Titanium Mobile.

Rowan Hick shared an example UI framework, using CommonJS style coding.


Puerto Rico Pocket Guide

Eyejot Mobile – The easiest way to send and receive video email on your iPhone or iPod Touch

The RuralMed AL app is dedicated to bringing resources and patient handouts for rural physicians in Alabama.

Radio Piterpan

Fit all of Vermont’s outdoor adventures in your pocket with Local Motion’s Trail Finder.

SassyPigeon is the new video networking site.

If you’ve got any news, tips, or apps I’ve missed, please leave them 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.