Category: User Experience

The false security of Notifications

The Problem On one of my recent projects, I just got added to a distribution list that receives alerts from our monitoring system. first few days I tried to read some of those…
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Internet body approves corporate web suffixes

Internet body approves corporate web suffixes - http://pulse.me/s/i87x
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Internet Filter Bubble

I came across this topic on "filter bubble" via a fellow blogger. Although the blogger talks about the filtering in context to Atheism, amongst other things, I find this discussion…
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Eclipse takes a leap with Marketplace

This is something not new to world, but is to me. Last night, when I started to upgrade my development environment to use Eclipse Helios, the very first thing I…
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Flex is easy to start with

I asked my nephew to use Flex instead of JSP for his college project, and here is what he has to say after a few hours of work in Flex.…
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Performance | Advanced DataGrid rendering

In one of my projects there were some custom needs where we wanted to display values in cell based on the data passed. This led us to write custom ItemRenderer's.…
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Colloborative working model using BlazeDS

Flex using BlaseDS provides a messaging framework that allows you to publish and subscribe to messages. In his recent post Christophe Coenraets has provided an example (includes source code as…
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Creating Layouts in Flex

Creating layouts in Flex should be easy, specially when you are using Flex builder and drag and drop capabilities. But, it is a little tricky than it seems and if…
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