This Week in Titanium Mobile Development: 12 Aug 2013

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


Congrats to Appcelerator. Gartner says Appcelerator is the most visionary Mobile Application Development Platform.

Profile Magazine reports on how Jeff Haynie and Nolan Wright are creating a new digital ecosystem with Appcelerator.

Appcelerator Hires Brian Carr as Chief Revenue Officer – Technology Industry Veteran is tasked with handling the expansive growth.

Nolan Wright on Why JavaScript Will Become Dominant Programming Language Of The Enterprise.


The Appcelerator blog talks about Updating to Android r22.0.5 Tools (Hint: DON’T)

Fokke Zandberg explains his JIRA to MarkDown text formatting notation converter to make it easier to submits bugs in JIRA with associated pull requests from Github.

iTexico shared a tutorial: Backbone Models Database with Titanium Alloy.

The second part of Ti.Next – What’s It All About – Part 2 of 2 on Infoq.

Torgny Bjers on Using Backbeam as a back-end to create hyper-connected mobile applications.

Modules and Widgets

There’s a new Dynamic TSS widget available now on Alloylove.

Karthi Ponnusamy: Android YouTube Player Module.

Wikitude Augmented Reality Module released on Github and the Marketplace.


LightFM Radio – An Android App in the Google Play Store has some unique features. Nice.

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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.