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Tabris.js Widgets: Drawer

A Drawer is a partial content view that slides out from the side of the screen. It can be expanded by swiping left to right, and hidden again when it’s no longer needed. The Gmail app, for example, uses…

RefreshComposite

This widget allows you to implement a “pull-to-refresh” function and a “loading” indicator to visualize a long-running task. There is an option to disable the refresh component, so RefreshComposite…

TabFolder

This widget can switch between Tabs. It extends Composite class, and its child widgets can only be Tabs. TabFolder does not compute its size, meaning that its width and height must be defined by the respective…

Create better mobile apps with Tabris.js 3.1 and its new support for permissions, form data and canvas features

It is time for the first release since our big 3.0 launch. Tabris.js 3.1 focuses on community requested features, stability, and performance. In particular, we have introduced support for native permission…

Tabris.js Widgets: ScrollView

The ScrollView is a composite widget, meaning it can contain other widgets like text and images. For those familiar with web development, the ScrollView provides the functionality we are used to finding…

Tabris.js Widgets: Tab

Tabs allow the user to toggle quickly between different sections of an app. This UI element (or widget) is very useful for navigation. The Tab is a Composite widget (the Tab class extends the Composite…

Be more productive with the new Tabris 2.8.1

[UPDATE] Due to a regression in Tabris.js 2.8.0 we have released Tabris.js 2.8.1. The update fixes an Android issue in regards to fs.readFile() and an iOS issue in conjunction with gradient backgrounds. With…

Tabris.js Widgets: Action

The Action class represents an interactive entry in the navigation toolbar (NavigationView). Action can be imagined as something similar to tag in HTML or Tabris.js Button widget. The key difference is…

Tabris.js Widgets: Page

This widget represents a single page of a NavigationView. It serves as a host for other widgets. Page widget got only three own properties - you can choose an image and a title that are going to be shown…

Tabris.js Widgets: NavigationView

This widget represents a stack of pages and a toolbar that allows a user to go back from one page to the previous one. The toolbar is also used for displaying the current page’s title and action icons. …