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Extend classes or use Utils and Handlers instead?

March 23, 2012


Extending Classes is one of the knee-jerk reactions when you want to build and extend on default behavior. Unproven and wild assumptions This article explores a new – and more restricted – approach to OOP than I am used to until now. It describes a new approach I will be using and testing in the […]

To use a framework or not?

March 6, 2012


In some cases I am a very fierce opponent of frameworks. Especially when these frameworks do not solve a real problem. Below I give a short reason why. Structure versus re-usable software libraries To keep things simple I will divide frameworks into two types: Structural frameworks: advocating a specific way of working. PureMVC is one […]