Seeding Relations in Ember Mirage with Factories

When we are working on an EmberJs project, for all but the most trivial applications, we like to mock API calls so we can develop the UI of our application independently of the back end. Enter in Ember-cli-Mirage. a really essential library maintained by Sam Selikoff. We’re not going to deep dive into all of…

AS3 Components for IOS, IPad and IPhone. Or what to do while waiting for Adobe to update FlashBuilder

We’ve been playing with FlashBuilder 4.5 over here for the past few weeks, and we are pretty impressed. However one major setback remains: There are no mobile components for available for iOS devices. In the current 4.5 build, with AIR 2.6 an iOs project can only be a pure AS3 project no mxml or spark…

Advantages of Using Flash Catalyst

  We have been currently working on a desktop application with customized components. As you may be aware without Flash Catalyst the work flow for creating an application with customized components can be time consuming and very demanding. You can customize the components using Flex Style Explorer or customize the templates offered in Illustrator, Fireworks,…

Graphical User Interface Design

Currently, we are working on building a new desktop application. It all begins with good planning and beautiful design. Here are four steps with tips that will help designers design a successful application.