MDA Release: Flash File Uploader Package

Morfik is pleased to announce the release of the Flash File Uploader package.

This package allows Flash files to be submitted to a web site. It supports multiple uploads and features an interactive progress bar. The Flash File Uploader package comes with a demonstration that shows how to implement required features in your Morfik project.

We have also updated the Import/Export package which now allow importing and exporting of queries.

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MDA Release: Quicksand package

Morfik is pleased to announce the release of the Quicksand package.

The Morfik Quicksand package provides a nice visual display of database items that can be sorted and filtered using attractive visual effects. Visually based upon the Quicksand javascript implementation that is available here, the Morfik package does not rely on external javascript files and also provides a good introduction to utilizing the native Morfik image transition effects.

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MDA Release: Google Analytics update

Morfik is pleased to announce the release of the Google Analytics package update for Morfik 2 and Morfik 3.

Most prominent features of the updated Google Analytics package include multiple domain tracking, event tracking, ecommerce and more.

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Morfik 3.0.2 – server-side optimization

We are getting close to releasing an update to Morfik 3, and today I'd like to share with you some exciting news about the work that has been done on improving the performance of websites created with Morfik. For this update we have focused on the server-side performance, here is a list of improvements that will be included in 3.0.2

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Introducing fast native database connectivity for MySQL and MS SQL with the release of MDA Zeos Package

Morfik is pleased to announce the release of the Zeos package.

The Morfik Zeos package contains classes that support direct connections to client-server databases through native connectors, removing the need to use ODBC. This package is based on the Open source ZeosLib code. The initial package offers native connections for MS SQL and MySQL databases.

The Zeos Package is free to download from the Morfik Packages webpage.

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MDA Release: XML-RPC Package

Morfik is pleased to announce the release of the XML-RPC package.

The Morfik XML-RPC package allows Morfik developers to integrate their web applications with web servers that expose xml-rpc functions. Browser-side xml-rpc functions can be consumed using the Morfik XML-RPC package.

This package is available to all MDA Plus and MDA Premium subscribers, and can be downloaded from the Morfik Packages webpage.

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MDA Release: RSS Package and the Bit.ly package

Morfik is pleased to announce the immediate availability of two new packages – the RSS package and the Bit.ly package.

The Morfik RSS package contains a widget that can be used to quickly create an RSS syndication feed for a website.

The Morfik bit.ly package contains an interface to the Bit.ly API to create shortened URLs, primarily used for saving characters in Tweets, blogs and emails.

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MDA Release: Google Maps package and the Shine Time package

We would like to announce the immediate availability of two new packages - the Google Maps package and the Shine Time package.

The Morfik GoogleMaps package provides an effortless means of dramatically enhancing user experience and is based on the Google Maps API V3.  It contains a widget that displays an interactive Google map (Fig.1).  The Google Maps API is supported through additional classes that allow the creating of Markers, Polylines, Polygons, Directions, Geocoding and more.

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Morfik 3.0 Beta Release

Dear Morfik Developers,

On behalf of the entire Morfik development team, I am very happy to share with you the exciting news that the Morfik 3 beta is now available. We are particularly excited as we have managed this ahead of the opening game of the Soccer World Cup. Now we can watch the games without feeling guilty!

For those of you who have been waiting for Morfik 3 and would like to get straight into the game, I will share a few thoughts that might help you get off to a good start and, at the same time, prepare you for some rough play that you might experience in the early stages of the beta period.

Morfik 3’s game plan is based on the same basic strategy as Morfik 2—to give you features that help you keep up with the requirements of modern web applications without making the process too complicated.

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Introducing the Morfik Rewards Program

We are pleased to announce the Morfik Rewards Program, designed to harness and maximize the use of available resources within the community and foster a cooperative support culture among Morfik users by directly rewarding those who voluntarily share their valuable time and experience with their fellow developers.

All peer support activities within the Morfik community attract reward points that can be exchanged for a range of products, services, merchandise and priority support, or used for sponsoring the development of product features and Morfik packages of choice. In addition to Morfik reward points, active participants in peer support will receive reputation badges according to criteria designed to reflect the quality of their contribution, level of expertise and knowledge of Morfik products.

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