Programming

Flash and PHP Bible – Cover

I was just sent a link from Wiley to the web site for my upcoming book. You can pre-order the book as well as find out more information about it. Also, for the first time, here is the cover. It is interesting to see your...

CommandProxy : .NET / AIR Integration

Mike Chambers has posted information about a project that allows you to use AIR and other applications on your OS. You may remember the Artemis project from Effective UI, but recently (few months now) that project has been abandoned. It seems this new project, CommandProxy...

What the Flock is up

... with the browsers on OS X? I am at a loss for words, but no matter which browser I use on the Mac I run into some sort of problem. Uploading and caching bugs in Safari, excessive crashing in Firefox and untold memory usage in...

PHP – Securing data from Flash

The topic of security in PHP is a long standing one in the developer community. Often times you will find security is simply overlooked. The most recent example (that I found) is the Untraceable movie web site interactive puzzle game. Once you complete the game...

1Password – Password Management for OS X

I have always been looking for ways to manage all my password, across multiple browsers and even systems. Originally I started writing them down (worst idea) and then started using only a few passwords, but that was just as bad. After that I began to...

Office 2008 Coming January 2008

It seems like 2008 is going to be a good year for software. Adobe AIR, MDM Zinc and now Office 08 for Mac. In fact Office is the only reason I have had to stick by Parallels for the writing of those very important documents...