Another mission impossible

Update: I’ve created a project on Google Code for this in the hopes of getting some Javascript experts to make the code work reliably in all the browsers that support the Actionscript External Interface. I don’t have time to go into the details right now because I’m MISSING THE 360FLEX CONFERENCE for this. Damn!!! So […]

People to avoid at Flex360

If you run into the guy pictured here you might want to run screaming in the other direction. Okay, maybe politely avoid eye contact and wander off would be more appropriate. If perchance you do get involved in a conversation with him here are the main topics to avoid: Don’t bash Flash/Flex. This is a […]

Technological tipping points

In nature a population of organisms in an ecosystem compete over nutrients. Most of the time the ecosystem is in a state of predictable flux. But a newly introduced organism or a change in resources can throw everything into chaos. If the ecosystem passes a tipping point then a new state of predictable flux will […]

Interview question : fizz buzz

Interview question: I was reading RaganWald‘s blog and ran across this interesting tid-bit. The gist of the article is, “ask a very simple programing question that can be answered during a phone interview to weed out people who can’t program a lick.” Write a program that prints the numbers from 1 to 100. But for […]