Monthly Archives: February 2009

AS3 UML Tool Request and Flex Survey

If you’d like to see Grant Skinner build an AS3 version of his gModeler UML tool drop a comment on this post:

http://www.flashcoder.net/blog/?p=159

If you use Flex Builder help make it better by taking this survey (takes about 15 minutes):

http://blogs.adobe.com/flex/archives/2009/02/help_the_flex_team_by_taking_o.html

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Pijin.net V3 Progress Update – 24 Feb 2009

For the most part, Pijin development has been going pretty well. Maciek came down from London in December and we managed to come up with solutions for most of the tough conceptual challenges that were worrying us. Continue reading

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So far 2754 people have tagged a blank page in their browser:

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I’m ashamed to say it… but I’m one of them!

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Flexible RIA Architecture: PureMVC and Mate

I’ve been using PureMVC for my Flash/Flex applications for quite a while now, and have generally found it to work quite well. Besides the obviously annoying abundance of boiler-plate code, it does a decent job of separating concerns, and has helped me to build better applications.

Lately, however, I’ve been building an application for which PureMVC has turned out to be a pretty poor fit. The term that some people have used to describe this kind of application is “Document-Based”.

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