Flex Usergroup Hamburg on PureMVC

Last Friday we had the first usergroup meeting in the Adobe Office. This was the first larger organized meeting and I think a great success. Jens managed to invite Cliff Hall, the man behind PureMVC.

“PureMVC is a lightweight framework for creating applications based upon the classic Model-View-Controller design meta-pattern.”

Cliff did an awesome [...]

Adobe AIR Linux Alpha on Labs

Today Adobe released the first public alpha of AIR running on Linux. If you develop for AIR this is great news. Nothing changes from the development perspective but Linux users will be able to use AIR software. Anyway, this first release is not feature complete yet but a great move so short after the release of [...]

Forcing Single Instance of Flex App

Sometimes you want that there is only one instance of your flex app open on a client computer.

You can simply check if there is already an instance open if you connect the app with LocalConnection because only one connection is allowed. If you wrap this in a try and catch block you can handle the user [...]

Photoshop Express

Yesterday Photoshop Express went into public beta.

Check the press release or various reviews. As mentioned in the TechCrunch review there are many others in online photo editing like Picnik but also Photoshop Express comes with social networking features as you may edit your photos hosted on Facebook, Photobucket, Picasa and soon Flickr.

Photoshop express is no strip [...]