Tag: Best Practices

Do it differently

This is not a technical post, but more of philosophical. I generally post such stuff on my personal blog(http://bizarreprodigy.com). but this time, I am going to make an exception but because "do…
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Making Thread Dumps Intelligent

Long back I had learnt about something called Log MDC, and I was a big fan of it. I was suddenly able to make sense of anything that happens in…
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It’s all about laying blame

I heard this in House MD Good things happen often, Bad things happen sometimes. If you are are talented and skilled you will try things that others are afraid to try…
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Motivated or Skilled?

It's interesting how when we have to select a bunch of people to be on our projects we immediately latch onto the skilled ones whether or not they are motivated…
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Just Write away…

I have been meaning to write a few articles for "let's just say someone" but that publication will mean a bunch of reviews and approvals. I get the fact that I…
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Don’t be afraid to course correct

When driving a car if you sense a flat tyre; do you stop and fix it or do you just go about driving with a sluggish pace which eventually will…
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Flex Best Practices

I came across this video recording of James Ward presentation on Best practices with Flex. Do take the time to go through the complete video
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Loose Coupling

Loose coupling is a practice that very strongly compliments OO principle "Programming against Interface, and not against an Implementation". Two components are said to be loosely coupled when then are…
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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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Flex Best Practices

Best Practices while developing in Flex/ActionScript 3.0 Use of Design Patterns As in any other language, use of design patterns is also recommended in Flex. Some of the most widely…
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Throw away Junk

There have been times when I have thrown away my code. Did you ever face this situation - I am very sure you did, as every developer does. Something that…
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