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From Tomislav Pokrajcic <tomis...@svemir.net>
Subject Re: Google Maps
Date Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:08:19 GMT
There are also problems when it comes to placing that kind of 
'components' (e.g. HTML overlay) into a scrollable container.
If anyone figures out a solution for handling that case it would be an 
interesting thing.
Cheers,

Tomislav

On 17.1.2013. 10:29, Alain Ekambi wrote:
> Hallo Markus,
>
> Thx for the inputs.
> Like i said in my earlier post our main focus was to first get the
> GoogleMaps API exported so that one can easely access it from Flash4j all
> in Java.
> Now that that s done we will focus on the Widget itself.
>
> Be assured that we will fixed all the issues before the 3.1 release.
>
> Regards,
>
> Alain
>
>
> 2013/1/17 Marcus Fritze <marcus.fritze@googlemail.com>
>
>> Hi Alain,
>>
>> you example looks good, but I think it has a serious bug. The map lays
>> over the flex application. So it covers the flex application.
>>
>> Example:
>> - open Google Maps in your explorer
>> - klick on "About" in the top right corner
>> - or another tab in your explorer
>> - the content is always behind the map
>>
>> Maybe, the map should be integrated in something like a HTML frame
>> (mx.controls.HTML / currently only AIR) for a better integration into the
>> flex app.
>>
>> Best regards
>>
>> Marcus Fritze
>>
>> Am 17.01.2013 um 00:52 schrieb Alain Ekambi <jazzmatadazz@gmail.com>:
>>
>>> Work is in progress to release it soon.
>>> Here is a life demo :
>>>
>>> http://flex4j.appspot.com/#misc.maps.GoogleMaps
>>>
>>> Flex4j is build on top of Flash4j(http://emitrom.com/flash4j) which
>> itself
>>> is built on top of the Google Web Toolkit.
>>> Because we leverage GWT it s pretty easy to integrate any JS based
>> library.
>>> Something you dont get with native ActionScript.
>>>
>>>
>>> For the upcoming 3.1 release we  added support for Google Maps. As you
>> can
>>> see the integration is seamless. You can click on the buttons to see it
>> in
>>> action.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> 2013/1/16 aYo ~ <ayo@binitie.com>
>>>
>>>> Hmmmmm sounds very interesting. Of love to know how this works
>>>> On Jan 16, 2013 3:06 AM, "Alain Ekambi" <jazzmatadazz@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> For those willing to use Java we have a solution on how to integrate
>> the
>>>>> Maps JS with Flex.
>>>>> As a matter a fact we provide a 100%  binding of the Google Maps API.
>>>>> I should be able to share some more details in a few.
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>
>>>>> Alain
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> 2013/1/15 Kessler CTR Mark J <mark.kessler.ctr@usmc.mil>
>>>>>
>>>>>>    I'm going to guess that as long as you're using the Google API
even
>>>> if
>>>>>> it's the JavaScript one you are fine.  Just as long as the data is
>>>> coming
>>>>>> through their API using your dev key.  However the illegal way would
>> be
>>>>> to
>>>>>> scrap their websites or try to access the data directly without going
>>>>>> through their API.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -Mark
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>>> From: Avi Kessner [mailto:akessner@gmail.com]
>>>>>> Sent: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 12:23
>>>>>> To: dev@flex.apache.org
>>>>>> Subject: Re: Google Maps
>>>>>>
>>>>>> This is making me confused. What exactly is illegal about using
>>>> external
>>>>>> interface to use Google apis? Google suggests migrating to their
new
>>>>>> version. Migration to me implies its not banned.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Jan 15, 2013 6:27 PM, "Alain Ekambi" <jazzmatadazz@gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>> Another reason why  we went away from ActionScript Development
with
>>>>> Flex.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> 2013/1/15 Charles Monteiro <charles@nycsmalltalk.org>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Forgive my ignorance too, I do have a need for location api
but I
>>>>> have
>>>>>> not
>>>>>>>> gotten to it yet. Google is what I was assuming I would use.
>>>>>>>> Doesn't Google have a REST API that we could tap into anyhow
? Not
>>>>>> familiar
>>>>>>>> at all with what the Flex lib did
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> thanks
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> -Charles
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 10:23 AM, Harbs <harbs.lists@gmail.com>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>> Huh?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> If it would use the JS APIs, how would that be illegal?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On Jan 15, 2013, at 4:50 PM, Tolga Kaya wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> It could be done but as I previously stated it would
be illegal
>>>>>> beacuse
>>>>>>>>>> google prevents accessing the map data other than
its personal
>>>>> APIs
>>>>>>>>>> 2013/1/15 Harbs <harbs.lists@gmail.com>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> Can't we just replicate what they did using the
Javascript
>>>> APIs?
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> Charles A. Monteiro
>>>>>>>>> www.monteirosfusion.com
>>>>>>>>> sent from the road
>>>>>>>>>
>>


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