Tag Archives: Flex

BlazeDS and Spring


A few days back I posted the latest addition in Spring family – Flex with Spring. Being a huge spring and flex fan, I was very excited. Now able to reuse Spring knowlege in Adobe Flex is a wonderful idea. I faced a few challenges in using the solution and discussed the same on the […]
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Flex Best Practices


I came across this video recording of James Ward presentation on Best practices with Flex. Do take the time to go through the complete video

Handling Dates across different geographies


This is a tricky one – evaded me for a while. Synopsis of the issue: Flex messaging (BlazeDS is what we were using) deals with dates in a very special way. The dates are transferred to/from client / server post conversion to UTC and then they get converted to what local time zone. Let me […]
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Nice trainings


I found this link that carries some good training links. Hope you all find this useful.

Flex 4 – now available for download


An anouncement for Flex 4 to be availanble for download.With beta planned in late 2008 and GA in H2 2009, this is the first release (not a milestone though). Download now. Learn more about Flex 4.

Flex and Maven – a better integration


I came across this website that calls out for Mojos for Flex. Something nice that can take the ant out.

Flex is easy to start with


I asked my nephew to use Flex instead of JSP for his college project, and here is what he has to say after a few hours of work in Flex. woow nw im enjoying using flex… making use of containers, Accordion, TabNavigator… many more stuff, displaying things in alertboxes having nice fonts… so many options […]
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Flex talking to a PHP backend


I am no PHP expert and to not intend to be one, but while I was searching how to integrate Flex with different backends, i came across some tutorials that i believe would help others: http://devzone.zend.com/article/11-Integrating-Adobe-Flex-and-PHP http://www.adobe.com/products/flex/features/video/mihai_corlan/ http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flex/articles/php_getstarted.html http://devzone.zend.com/node/view/id/2019

Max 2008


Max 2008 is on its way – check it out here.

Performance | Advanced DataGrid rendering


In one of my projects there were some custom needs where we wanted to display values in cell based on the data passed. This led us to write custom ItemRenderer’s. Considering that we were creating multiple instances of Containers like Canvas, Box with-in led me to thinking how would Advanced Data Grid, respond to this […]
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