Archive | September, 2010

Building Lightweight, Mobile-Ready Charts with FXG

Using system resources effectively is always on developers minds, particularly when building mobile applications. In “Hero”, many components will be optimized for mobile devices. Traditional full-featured charting components, however, may still be heavy on a mobile phone. The good news is that in addition to the MX charting components, Flex also makes it easy to […]

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Tutorial: Building an Android Application in 6 Steps

A few months ago, when I started working with Android, I built an Employee Directory application as an experimentation project. I thought this application could be useful to other developers starting with Android, so I’ve made it available as a Google Code project. Check out the step-by-step tutorial here. NOTE: This tutorial describes how to […]

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Employee Directory for "AIR for Android" Updated

I updated my Employee Directory on AIR for Android sample application to work with the latest AIR for Android build (8/26/2010). To make it easier to find the latest version of the application, I also created a project page for the application where you will always be able to download the lastest build. That way […]

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