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[4 Nov 2009 | 15 Comments | 24,018 views]
Augmented Reality Using Flex, AS3, And A WebCam

Augmented reality (AR) on the Flash and Flex platform is really quite a new technology, but there are a large amount of developers and businesses that are embracing the use of AR online. Media companies such as Esquire, and technology companies such as GE are using the tech to engage their users both through print media as well as online media.
AR research explores the application of computer-generated imagery in live-video streams as a way to expand the real-world.
The possibilities of how you could use Augmented Reality (AR) are endless. Picture …

Flex, Tutorials »

[1 Nov 2008 | 4 Comments | 22,980 views]
Flex 3 | Simple FLV Player | Scrubbing, Pause, and Play

Using Flex, it’s extremely easy to create a simple FLV player. This simple flv player has a scrub bar, pause/play buttons, and can load a flv from any url. The example is pretty basic, but it’s a great starting point on understanding how to stream video using Flex.
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Flex »

[8 Oct 2008 | One Comment | 8,417 views]

A small but very irritating problem started coming up during some development I’ve been working on in Flex. I kept getting errors when compiling in Flex Builder regarding some CSS.
“The type selector ‘classNameHere’ was not processed, because the type was not used in the application.”
It’s quite easy to turn this off by going into your project properties panel and select the Flex Compiler option and add the following into Additional compiler options:
-show-unused-type-selector-warnings=false
More on this subject here

Flex, PHP/MySQL »

[25 Sep 2008 | No Comment | 3,232 views]

“Since bringing Flex to market, we’ve seen strong uptake among PHP developers, and we’re pleased to be collaborating with Zend and the PHP community to deliver deeper integration and increased productivity,” said David Wadhwani, General Manager, Platform Business Unit at Adobe. “The collaboration with Zend furthers Adobe’s commitment to open technology initiatives. Together, we will enable developers using Flex and Zend Framework to rapidly deliver highly engaging applications to both the browser and the desktop.” – David Wadhwani, General Manager, Platform Business Unit at Adobe.
This is really exciting, as a …

Code Samples, Flex, Tutorials »

[21 Aug 2008 | 18 Comments | 32,555 views]

Flex has a lot to offer when it comes to file manipulation and viewing/interaction. The AIR environment is perfect for an “explorer” type application.
Here’s a quick file browser in Flex:
The result:

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