|Hello! Flex 4||
Hello! Flex 4
A fast-paced, hands-on tutorial that both teaches and entertains readers as they
learn Flex 4 while building a complete application.
Flex 4 is an open-source tool that allows developers to easily add life to web
applications with dynamic user features, colorful transitions, and eye-catching
animations. Flex also provides powerful data handling for industrial-strength
We think it should be just as much fun to learn Flex as it is to use it. And we
know that fun learning gets better results. Hello! Flex 4 demonstrates how to get
started without getting bogged down in technical detail or academic edge cases.
In this book, User Friendly cartoon characters offer commentary and snide side
comments, as the book moves quickly from Hello World into practical techniques.
Each one is illustrated with a hands-on example. Along the way, readers
will build a unique Flex application that mashes Yahoo Maps with Twitter
to keep track of friends.
Demonstrates a complete application built over the course of the book
Entertaining style with User Friendly graphics
Accessible to HTML or web developers without programming experience
is the co-founder and CEO of Ruboss Technology Corporation
and previously wrote the Manning book Flexible Rails: Flex 4 on Rails 2. He lives
in Vancouver, BC and is a frequent speaker on using Flex and Rails together.
Dima Berastau also lives in Vancouver, and is the co-founder and CTO of Ruboss
Technology Corporation and previously worked with Business Objects/SAP and