FGATracker for Google Analytics tracking

FGATracker is an AS3 library which wraps gaforflash for Google Analytics and can be easily used in combination with the Swiz framework.

Source and Download

Source on GitHub
Download SWC
API docs


Add FGATracker to your BeanLoader:

<ga:FGATracker id="fgaTracker"
account="GOOGLE ANALYTICS ID" xmlns:ga="com.soenkerohde.ga.*" />

Dispatch TrackPageEvent or TrackActionEvent:

From a view class (set bubbles=true):

dispatchEvent( new TrackPageEvent( TrackPageEvent.PAGE, "/pagename", true ) );
dispatchEvent( new […]

FlairLoc Public Beta

FlairLoc is an Adobe® AIR™ application to localize Adobe® Flex® applications.

Today I am happy to announce that the public beta of FlairLoc is available.


Change resources in a user interface with search capability
Extract resource keys from source code and synchronizes it with all locale sets
Automatic translation into 42 languages with the Google Translate API
Add new automatic translated […]

YouTube AS3 example

Today YouTube finally released an ActionScript 3 API. Maybe this was accelerated by the move of Vimeo because they came up with an AS3 API last week.

I have build a little AIR client as an example application. Check my YouTubeAS3 project on github for the source code. The example of course uses the Swiz framework.

The meat […]

Presentation Model Interface with Swiz

Lately I have started to use the presentation model approach and I like it a lot. Swiz fellow Ben Clinkinbeard has a wonderful example posted on his blog.

However I disliked that I have to dispatch custom events to make getters bindable. This would normally look like this in an interface:

function get someData():Array;

The problem with it is […]

High level AS3/Flex library for OAuth with Twitter from AIR

Recently I have played again with the Twitter API and finally have OAuth working. When I have first played with the Twitter API I have used the example from Tour de Flex. The example loads up the friends list and uses the Twitter AS3 API. The API is not really my taste but offers the functionality […]

Swiz 0.6.2 with Flex 4 support

We just released a new Swiz update:

Flex 4 support (beta)
TwoWay autowire
Mediate priorities
Pass event to mediating method

Flex 4 support
Today Adobe has released Flex Flash Builder 4 and Flash Catalyst betas on Adobe Labs. One more reason for Swiz to support Flex 4.
We have now posted two SWCs for Flex 2/3 and one for Flex 4. To compile […]