Links to nice flex 2 examples

1. Design loosely coupled Flex 2 components
http://mxdj.sys-con.com/read/276919_1.htm

2. Export datagrid to Excel:
If manfully copy from a datagrid and paste to Excel is sufficient , see:
http://www.cflex.net/showFileDetails.cfm?ObjectID=298&Object=File&ChannelID=1
http://mannu.livejournal.com/348299.html#cutid1
If you need the application to generate the excel for you , see: http://cfsilence.com/blog/client/index.cfm/2007/1/24/Exporting-A-Flex-DataGrid-To-Excel
http://www.meutzner.com/blog/index.cfm/2006/12/8/Export-to-Excel-with-Flex-20-and-ColdFusion

3.Internationalizing Flex Apps
http://ajaxdevelopersjournal.com/read/316376.htm
http://mannu.livejournal.com/300260.html

4. Coloring the Background of Cells
http://weblogs.macromedia.com/pent/archives/flex_solutions/index.cfm

5.
Scaling an image with smoothing

blog.739saintlouis.com

6. Unicode support
In order for it to work, you have to make sure
1).your font must support those characters.
2). you need to set the correct fontFamily,
3). you need to set character ranges

Here are couple of simple examples:
http://www.mail-archive.com/flexcoders@yahoogroups.com/msg06651.html
http://www.mail-archive.com/flexcoders@yahoogroups.com/msg41352.htmlMore to come ….