A friend called me and asked how i would measure and present the heights archieved at a snowboard highjump contest. He promised loosely to make contact with someone organizing such events. After thinking about it for 10 minutes, i couldn’t resist and had to throw together a prototype. First i gave google a chance to… Read More »
Update: you can access your complete application descriptor xml in beta2 now. var VERSION:String = Shell.shell.applicationDescriptor.@version; No more need to keep version twice. 🙂 When i first got my hands on Apollo alpha, i did a quick check on it’s original features. My first stop was on “autoupdate”. After downloading and inspecting what was on… Read More »
I’ve been playing with Apollo/AIR for some time now and i really like it. But let’s go back in time: For years i managed to avoid first Macromedia Director (Lingo!!) and then Flash (framebased animation with almost no scripting). Then we had to finish 5 language versions of a Flash-projector (with around 100 screens) in… Read More »
I recently read about “Zend framework being released”. So here are my 2ct: 4 weeks ago i had to decide on a php-framework for a project i needed to get up and running in a single week. As always, i called my personal php-guru and asked him for advise. He directed me to Zend framework… Read More »
Finally i have been urged to write a blog of my own. Well, kind of. Things i might post here may be: flash/flex/AIR, Java, Perl Linux databases geotagging devices other tech stuff So let’s get back to work to find something to write about.