Cross-Training in Silverlight & Flex–Data Binding

January 24th, 2011

More Cross-Training in SIlverlight and Flex One of the most powerful and compelling features of RIA frameworks like Silverlight and Flex is data binding.  Data binding is where you declaratively state that a property in the view is “bound” to data in your model (or presentation behavior layer) Read More...

3-Day Flex Jam with James Ward

January 12th, 2011

If you want to learn Flex or simply want to hone your skills, you need to know about this 3-day Flex Jam. SRT Solutions of Ann Arbor, MI is hosting a Flex Jam on Februrary 15-17 with Adobe evangelist James Ward.  The format is simple: Come to the jam with a problem you want to work on.  If you don’t have a project, no problem Read More...

CodeMash Slides and Demos

January 11th, 2011

  This Friday, I will be presenting at CodeMash for the second year in a row.  This year, my topic is Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Flex * But Were Afraid to Ask.  It is really just a presentation form of my current series – Cross-Training in Silverlight and Flex. As a good speaker-citizen, I wanted to post my slides and demo Read More...

Introducing… ActionLinq

January 4th, 2011

I am excited to release a pet project of mine that I have been developing for a few months.  ActionLinq is a complete LINQ-to-Objects implementation for ActionScript 3.0.  Including the same deferred execution behavior as LINQ, ActionLinq is a functional query library designed to process and manipulate data in ActionScript 3 Read More...