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Flex on Rails: Building Rich Internet Applications with Adobe Flex 3 and Rails 2

Flex on Rails: Building Rich Internet Applications with Adobe Flex 3 and Rails 2

By: Tony Hillerson; Daniel Wanja

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2008

Insert Date: 02-SEP-2008

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“There’s no question you’re going to be a better Flex and Rails developer when you’re done reading this book.” –From the Foreword by Matt Chotin, Senior Product Manager, Adobe Systems, Inc. Adobe Flex enables the rapid development of rich and engaging user experiences. Ruby on Rails dramatically simplifies the development of database-driven web applications. Now there’s a book that shows how to use the newest versions of both frameworks together to create state-of-the-art Rich Internet Applications (RIAs). Flex on Rails begins with the absolute essentials: setting up your environment...

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Flexible Rails: Flex 3 on Rails 2

Flexible Rails: Flex 3 on Rails 2

By: Peter Armstrong

Publisher: Manning Publications

Publication Date: 23-JAN-2008

Insert Date: 24-JUN-2008

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Flexible Rails is a unique, application-based guide for using Ruby on Rails 2 and Adobe Flex 3 to build rich Internet applications (RIAs). It is not an exhaustive Ruby on Rails or Flex reference. Instead, it is an extensive tutorial in which the reader builds multiple iterations of an interesting RIA using Flex and Rails together. Author Peter Armstrong walks readers through eleven iterations in which the sample application--pomodo--is variously built, refactored, debugged, sliced, diced and otherwise explored from every conceivable angle with respect to Ruby on Rails and Adobe Flex. The...

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Getting Started with Flex 3

Getting Started with Flex 3

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 06-JUN-2008

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Discover how easy RIA development can be with this one-of-a-kind handbook from the Adobe Developer Library. Several clear, step-by-step mini-tutorials teach you about web services, event handling, designing user interfaces with reusable components, and more. After finishing this guide, you'll be able to build Flash applications ranging from widgets to full-featured RIAs using the Flex SDK and Flex Builder 3.0. With Getting Started with Flex 3, you will: Walk through sample RIA projects and see examples of amazing applications people have built with FlexWork with ActionScript 3.0 and the MXML...

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Creating Visual Experiences with Flex 3.0

Creating Visual Experiences with Flex 3.0

By: Juan Sanchez; Andy McIntosh

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 17-NOV-2008

Insert Date: 02-JUN-2008

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Don’t settle for Flex’s boring, standard user interface. Set your Flex applications apart with the breakthrough skinning and programming techniques found in Creating Visual Experiences with Flex 3.0. Leading Flex developers Juan Sanchez and Andy McIntosh show how to build stunning Flex and AIR applications. You’ll learn how to take a design and translate that design into Flex or AIR without sacrificing fidelity, and how to apply state-of-the-art branding that adds value to all your Flex applications, no matter what they do or who you’re building them for. Sanchez and McIntosh illuminate...

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Programming Flex 3

Programming Flex 3

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 19-SEP-2008

Insert Date: 15-APR-2008

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If you want to try your hand at developing rich Internet applications with Adobe's Flex 3, and already have experience with frameworks such as .NET or Java, this is the ideal book to get you started. Programming Flex 3 gives you a solid understanding of Flex 3's core concepts, and valuable insight into how, why, and when to use specific Flex features. Numerous examples and sample code demonstrate ways to build complete, functional applications for the Web, using the free Flex SDK, and RIAs for the desktop, using Adobe AIR. This book is an excellent companion to Adobe's Flex 3 reference...

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Learning Flex 3

Learning Flex 3

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 04-APR-2008

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How soon can you learn Adobe Flex 3? With this book's unique hands-on approach, you will be able to tinker with examples right away, and create your own Rich Internet Applications with Flex within the first few chapters. As you progress, you learn how to build a layout, add interactivity, work with data, and deploy your applications to either the Web or the desktop. Learning Flex 3 offers step-by-step instructions that are clear and concise, along with tips and tricks that author Alaric Cole has gathered after years of using Flex and teaching it to fellow developers at Yahoo! You'll...

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Flex 3 Cookbook

Flex 3 Cookbook

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 21-MAR-2008

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The best way to showcase a powerful new technology is to demonstrate its real-world results, and that's exactly what this new Cookbook does with Adobe Flex 3. Wide ranging and highly practical, Flex 3 Cookbook contains more than 300 proven recipes for developing interactive Rich Internet Applications and Web 2.0 sites. You'll find everything from Flex basics, to solutions for working with visual components and data access, to tips on application development, unit testing, and using Adobe AIR. You also get ideas from the development community. Through its Flex Cookbook website...

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Agile Enterprise Application Development with Flex

Agile Enterprise Application Development with Flex

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-JAN-2008

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2008

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This Short Cut takes a look at a set of tools and technologies that work together to allow developers to build Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) quickly and easily on top of proven enterprise technologies that are traditionally associated with long, complex development efforts. ...

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Adobe® Flex™ 3: Training from the Source

Adobe® Flex™ 3: Training from the Source

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Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 27-MAR-2008

Insert Date: 16-OCT-2007

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Part of the Adobe Training from the Source series, the official curriculum from Adobe, developed by experienced trainers. Using project-based tutorials, this book/CD volume is designed to teach the techniques needed to create sophisticated, professional-level projects. Each book includes a CD that contains all the files used in the lessons, plus completed projects for comparison. In the course of the book, the reader will build several Web applications using Flex Builder incorporating MXML and ActionScript 3.0. This title covers the component framework for Rich Internet Applications, Adobe...

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Flex Early Evaluation: Assessing Flex and Your Project Needs

Flex Early Evaluation: Assessing Flex and Your Project Needs

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-MAY-2007

Insert Date: 05-JUN-2007

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Evaluating any new technology can be a challenge. This Short Cut is designed to help web application developers (and their team managers) understand if Flex is the right technology for their company or client. Although the authors of this book have a strong understanding of the Flex framework, this isn't a sales pitch for Flex. The authors believe that Flex is a good tool to solve many business problems, but it is not a cure-all. After reading this material, you'll know what's good about Rich Internet Applications. You'll know the capabilities of Flex 2, how Flex works, and how much it...

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Introduction to Flex 2

Introduction to Flex 2

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2007

Insert Date: 16-MAY-2007

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This Short Cut is all about getting up and running with Adobe Flex 2; a perfect title would be "(Almost) Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know about Flex 2 But Were Afraid to Ask." It consists of conversational instruction, along with demonstrative examples, in order to give developers an efficient grounding in how to get their arms around using Flex 2. Especially helpful for those coming from the Flex/AS/Flash universe, but also designed for those coming from Java, .Net, and elsewhere. Six small sections cover: Quick background on Flex 2What's new in ActionScript 3.0How to use Flex right...

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Apollo for Adobe Flex Developers Pocket Guide

Apollo for Adobe Flex Developers Pocket Guide

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2007

Insert Date: 02-MAR-2007

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Written by members of the Apollo product team, this is the official guide to the Alpha release of Adobe Apollo, the new cross platform desktop runtime from Adobe Labs. Apollo for Adobe Flex Developers Pocket Guide explains how to build and deploy Flash-based Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) to the desktop using Adobe's Flex framework. This book describes concisely how Apollo works, and offers numerous examples for those who want to start building RIAs for the desktop right away. Why put RIAs on the desktop? They're already supposed to offer the responsiveness of desktop programs....

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Programming Flex 2

Programming Flex 2

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 16-APR-2007

Insert Date: 13-OCT-2006

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Is there an easier way to build and deliver rich internet applications (RIAs) other than the Flash IDE or Ajax? Absolutely. With Adobe Flex 2, the Flex 2 SDK, and this book, you have all you need to build RIAs. Programming Flex 2 offers you plenty of practical and useful examples that reveal how and why to use a particular feature of Flex 2, and when and when not to.As part of the Adobe Developer Library, Programming Flex 2 is the authoritative guide to this new Adobe framework. You learn to use a markup language called MXML and a vast library of off-the-shelf and highly-configurable...

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Adobe Flex 2: Training from the Source

Adobe Flex 2: Training from the Source

By: Jeff Tapper; James Talbot; Matt Boles; Ben Elmore; Mike Labriola

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 20-OCT-2006

Insert Date: 07-SEP-2006

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Part of the Adobe Training from the Source series, the official curriculum from Adobe, developed by experienced trainers. Using project-based tutorials, this book/CD volume is designed to teach the techniques needed to create sophisticated, professional-level projects. Each book includes a CD that contains all the files used in the lessons, plus completed projects for comparison. This title covers the new development framework for Rich Internet Applications, Adobe Flex 2. In the course of the book, the reader will build several Web applications using Flex Builder and incorporating MXML and...