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Boston Flex User Group meeting :: Tomorrow, January 12 :: Daniel Rinehart on AIR 2.0

Oct 2, 2013 9:33 PM
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From the announcement at http://bostonfug.org: “Daniel Rinehart will discuss his experiences and insights into developing for the 2.0 release of the Adobe AIR player. Daniel is known for his programming and architectural skill and his talk will be dense with worthwhile nuggets.” I can personally vouch both for Daniel’s expertise and for his ability to […] (translate)

Big changes to KeyActionBinder: automatic game control ids, new repository

Oct 12, 2013 3:24 PM
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When I set out to write a class to simplify game input control in ActionScript 3, I started from the assumption that Adobe AIR’s GameInput device control ids (the ids that relate to each button or axis) would be fairly consistent between platforms. The idea was that the class would just hide away the Keyboard […] (translate)

Creating an iOS Style Blurry Overlay in Flex

Nov 24, 2013 12:29 PM
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Pop up components in Flex can be made translucent, but there's no obvious way to blur what's underneath the overlay in an iOS style.Here's a Flex skin for the CallOut component that does exactly that. My BackgroundBlurGroup uses the draw() method of BitmapData to create a bitmap of the application underneath the callout, blur it and use it as its background. The hard work is contained in a single function - doBackgroundBlur().The Flex skin, BlurryCallOutSkin, implements that component as its background, listens for move events on its host component and invalidates the blur when required. The demonstration application shows how a callout can be bound to (translate)

Eight Free Acrobat XI Actions for Legal Pros

Sep 21, 2013 7:20 PM
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Actions, a feature of Acrobat X and XI Pro, are a powerful way to standardize processes by automating routine, multistep tasks. Actions may be extended via JavaScript so that operations not found in the program itself may be created. Thus, … Continue reading → (translate)

Apache Flex 4.11 Released!

Oct 29, 2013 1:29 AM
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Apache Flex 4.11 Released! The Apache Flex project, the all-volunteer group of developers, and stakeholders in the development framework, today announced the release of Apache Flex 4.11.0. This release makes some important improvements over previous versions of Apache Flex and Adobe Flex including new and improved components and performance enhancements. What’s new in Apache Flex [...] (translate)

Specctr simplifies designer/developer hand-off

Oct 24, 2013 3:20 PM
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Redlining print-outs of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Fireworks docs (specifying exact pixel dimensions, etc.) isn’t anyone’s idea of fun, yet I still see it done frequently. Specctr is plug-in that streamlines the process, adding a margin around your artwork & automatically writing out object dimensions. Check it out: [YouTube] [Via Jeff Tranberry] (translate)

Jolla with Sailfish OS is the Newest Player in Mobile

Nov 27, 2013 8:33 PM
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Finnish smartphone company Jolla Oy is releasing its first smartphone, the aptly named Jolla, today. What’s so special about a new phone, you ask? Well, the Jolla is the first phone to ship with Sailfish OS, a new mobile operating system designed by Jolla Oy. Here Comes a New Challenger! Sailfish OS is a fork of Continue reading → (translate)

Apache Flex 4.11 Released!

Oct 28, 2013 5:33 PM
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The Apache Flex project, the all-volunteer group of developers, and stakeholders in the development framework, today announced the release of Apache Flex 4.11.0. This release makes some important improvements over previous versions of Apache Flex and Adobe Flex. The Apache Flex 4.11.0 SDK allows application developers to build expressive web and mobile applications using MXML for layout and ActionScript 3, an ECMAScript based language for client-side scripting. The Apache Flex 4.11.0 release contains many improvements that professional software development teams will appreciate. This advances the framework forward. It is truly one of the best cross-platform programming languages used to write (translate)

Real Time Transcripts, Collaboration and More

Nov 27, 2013 8:20 PM
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Adobe® Connect™ is Adobe’s web conferencing platform for web meetings, eLearning, and webinars. My guess is that most legal professionals have taken part in a web conference which allows for computer screen sharing and collaboration. Most large law firms have access … Continue reading → (translate)

Thumbs Up for Apache Flex

Oct 14, 2013 1:30 AM
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We have a fairly complex enterprise application that is built with Flex, BlazeDS, Java, and Spring. Version 1.8 is currently in production, and we are looking forward to delivering 2.0 before the end of the year. The Flex client by itself includes over 78,000 lines of code in 1062 files. In addition, it leverages our [...] (translate)

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