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Flex Builder or Flash Builder?

While browsing through adobe site and I found this interesting info. So far I have used flex builder 3 extensively, but was not aware of next release, and restructuring of components.

Adobe while working on Flex 4 release, realized that flex is promoted as an open source framework and if they are charging for some product built on top of it, it should not have the word flex in it. So they renamed the flex IDE to Flash Builder which is currently in beta phase. That sounds interesting ... though I personally would have preferred flex builder as flash is runtime byproduct of flex.

Flash builder has some cool features. The most I am looking forward is their application modeling plugin. Using this plugin, you can automatically generate server-side code (Data Management Service destinations) as well as Flex client code from a common data model.

To read more, visit flash builder 4

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