This Week in Titanium Mobile Development: 30 Apr 2012

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

News

Fabian Martinez & Kosuke Isobe made DevCenter Blog Post Featured Developers for this month for their efforts on FaceTouch and TiPlatformConnect.

Appcelerator's Edison AwardJeff Haynie accepted the Thomas Edison award for innovation in NYC last week to mark the Appcelerator Titanium achievements so far.

Tips

Burr Sutter details his experience with Appcelerator Cloud Services and Getting Started with Titanium 2.0

@ImageMagick posted how to build all the different sizes of your titanium icons and default screens quickly.

TiLibrary contains nodejs scripts and other libraries ported to titanium. More to come in the next few weeks.

Ben Coding shows us how to add UIRequiredDeviceCapabilities to your Titanium Project.

Clearly Innovative Thoughts – Titanium Appcelerator Quickie: Adding Events to Appcelerator Cloud Services and Aaron Saunders coded simple Drop box functionality from scratch to add it to your apps. It only does file uploads for now.

tsm is a Titanium SDK Manager to manage current and previous versions of the Titanium SDK.

Dawson Toth: Google Cloud Print from inside appcelerator titanium for both iOS and Android, local and remote PDFs.

Russ Frank details How to Not Use Titanium Studio and covers various aspects of using command line tools for your Ti builds.

Alper Dinçer posed a video fo Developing GIS Apps with Appcelerator and ESRI JS API.

Gary from Georgewebdesign.co.uk shares his thoughts and tips on Converting to CommonJS.

Tony Lukasavage posted an image of a basic android actionbar in Titanium. It’s got a long way to go, but it’s looking good so far.

Apps

DeluxeFX was just released by iphoneography. A good example of using filters in Ti.

Stb CRM Mobile was approved after a week. It a mobile CRM solution for people on the go.

Tired of missing MMA fights? Never miss another one! The free Titanium-built iMMA fight fan is live.

Appcelerator Android app Daily Streams is up for sale at the Amazon AppStore if you are looking for daily inspiration.

Learn about the different varieties of cheeses from Spain in this iPad catalog called the Vega Mancha Spanish Cheese Specialist. Great design.

Cherry, presents their location-based carwash mobile service! In an effort to clean up, here are the reports on WSJ and CNN . Good to see a funded company using Appcelerator.


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.