Gamifying Reader Reactions to Book Marketing Materials

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page-fight-homeImmerse or Die is a tough-love book review project begun by Canadian author and editor Jefferson Smith. Page Fight, this reader-reaction companion app, is a collaboration between Jefferson and Futurescale. He was the consulting editor for our publishing venture’s first release, and came up with the idea for the project.

Together, we’ve spent a lot of time ...

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User Profiles Module for Angular and Firebase Released

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While they’re never exciting to code, it’s a fact that most non-trivial web applications need a user profile management module.

And today, that usually entails implementing OAuth authentication from at least one of the big social networks, since users increasingly choose to place trust with their identity in Facebook over some random website.

Anyone who has plumbed the ...

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What We Learned by Creating a Software Licensing Product

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Every entrepreneur needs to walk away from a few smoking craters. It builds character and informs the next endeavor. In that spirit, we offer this post-mortem of our Zarqon Active License Control System.

What Were We Thinking?

In early 2009, the future of Adobe Flex and Air was bright. The platform had matured, and the possibility of a single codebase for desktop, mobile, ...

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O’Reilly Publishes Our PureMVC Developer Guide

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From Startup to Mastery, We Wrote the Book on PureMVC

Futurescale is pleased to announce the publication of ActionScript Developer’s Guide to PureMVC by O’Reilly Media.

Written by Cliff Hall, Futurescale’s founder and CEO, this book teaches the fundamentals of development with PureMVC, the popular open source framework for developing maintainable applications with a Model-View-Controller architecture, in the context of a complete ...

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Futurescale Announces PureMVC TV

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puremvc-tv-screenshotLearning the Basic Concepts Behind PureMVC Just Got a Lot Easier

To serve the educational needs of developers and companies evaluating or using the PureMVC framework, Futurescale has launched a new site called PureMVC TV.

The presentations are short, introductory slideshows, narrated by Futurescale founder and PureMVC architect Cliff Hall. These are high-level discussions of the framework and ...

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PureMVC Scales Up with MultiCore

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Support for Robust Modular PureMVC Applications has Arrived

Continuing in its commitment to provide the development community with the tools necessary to achieve highly robust and scalable enterprise applications, Futurescale today announced the production release of the MultiCore Version of its popular open source PureMVC Framework.

In addition to providing a scalable solution for application development that taps the potential of modular ...

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Futurescale Launches Open Source PureMVC Framework

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New Framework Lets Developers Create More Robust, Scalable and Maintainable RIAs

Futurescale today announced the release of PureMVC, a free, open-source framework that enables quick implementation of Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) in ActionScript 3.

Built upon proven and time-tested Design Patterns, PureMVC helps the developer to separate the client application into three tiers, (called Model, View and Controller), ...

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