Reading another funny document by Adobe

February 16th, 2012 by Yakov Fain

Today Adobe released another document that brought tears into my eyes. Why they think that people are dumb? Why not just say, “We couldn’t figure out how to monetize Flex and we’re getting rid of the ballast”? Adobe is a… continue reading

Max 2008. Blog #0.

November 14th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

Leaving for MAX 2008 in a day. Had to sign the Speaker’s agreement. This is not unusual, but this time it was a 5(!) page agreement. Lawyers run America. How do you like this clause: “Speaker shall take all necessary… continue reading

Training: RIA with Flex for Enterprise Architects

November 10th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

At the end of January, we’ll run a two-day public workshop in New York city for Enterprise Flex Architects. This unique event is not offered anywhere else. Details and registration at http://www.eventbrite.com/event/213505601 Yakov Fain

The next public Certified Flex training is announced

October 24th, 2008 by Victor Rasputnis

In 2008, our company ran lots of various Flex training classes for our private clients (mostly Wall Street), and several public classes and seminars.   We are closing 2008 with a week of public Adobe Certified Flex 3 training that will… continue reading

Open Sourcing LCDS

August 10th, 2008 by Anatole Tartakovsky

I finally finished the slides for one day Enterprise Flex Symposium on August 19, 2008 in New York City. The first session I will be presenting goes through the differences between BlazeDS and LCDS and explains how to get all the… continue reading

Flex 4 States Syntax Changes

May 5th, 2008 by Anatole Tartakovsky

New specification on GMXML syntax for state has been posted http://opensource.adobe.com/wiki/display/flexsdk/Enhanced+States+Syntax The idea is to make states more declarative and eliminate scripting as much as possible (completely in most cases). That should allow better model for programmatic skins for designers and simplify integration… continue reading

From 360Flex Atlanta Show

February 25th, 2008 by Anatole Tartakovsky

John and Tom produced the best 360Flex show up to date. Great location, sessions that are long enough to cover aspects ever expanding platform and great timing with Flex 3 release. Definetly the best Flex developers conference to go to. This morning started… continue reading

Heading to Virginia – teaching a class at EclipseWorld 2007

November 3rd, 2007 by Yakov Fain

If you are attending EclipseWorld 2007 conference next week, I’d like to invite you to attend my class called “Rapid Application Development of Rich Internet Applications With Eclipse Plugins”. Eclipse can help tremendously in development of rich Internet applications—especially if… continue reading

ClearBI Web reporter for Flex/Java applications goes to public beta

May 29th, 2007 by Yakov Fain

An Eclipse plugin version of Web reporter ClearBI (a.k.a. FlexBI) is available for public Beta testing. ClearBI is a business intelligence engine that allows software developers automate report generation process, and end users can customize reports (grouping, filtering, export to… continue reading

MyFlex.org – commercial components for Flex

March 22nd, 2007 by Yakov Fain

We’ve created a first community site www.myflex.org to serve as a repository for commercial Flex components and Eclipse plugins developed by independent vendors. The web site is in still in Alpha, but will go to Beta next week. We are… continue reading