Author Archives: madarco_old

How to make your own Zend Framework Resource Plugin

A recent release of Zend Framework intruduced Zend_Application: an organized way to bootstrap the framework without the need of an ugly boostrap.php file. It comes with plugins support too, so let’s see how to create one. With Zend_Application you can not only setup all the components required (Zend_Table, Zend_View, Zend_Navigation, ecc) but you can also […]

Using Zend_Tool in Eclipse

Zend_Tool is a command line tool released with the latest version of Zend Framework. It will jump-start the development automating some tasks like the creation of an empty project or of a controller class. Other than from the command line, its possible to use Zend_Tool directly from Eclipse, lets see how. First, download the framework […]

Anamanaguchi 8bit band

For all the 8bit lovers, visit the web site of this new york based band: Anamanaguchi and listen to their latest hit: Dawn Metropolis Anamanaguchi is a four-piece group from New York City that combines guitars with the thick, electronic tones of a hacked Nintendo Entertainment System. With driving, dynamic and melodic tracks, they focus […]

Flash 10 will support P2P network and UDP

Great news for multiplayer flash games! In the latest beta release of Flash Player 10, Adobe introduced the RTMFP support. In short this technology will allow P2P communication between players and UDP: Direct (P2P) communication between Flash players. Every flash application will be able to connect to another without going through a server, saving bandwidth […]