A Gotcha With Standard Controllers

It's not that often I find myself running into issues with the more established parts of the Salesforce.com platform these days, but it does happen. As I've written in the past I'm a big believer in using built-in functionality wherever possible rather than reinventing the wheel. Visualforce by itself…

When To Use Visualforce Remote Objects

Visualforce Remote Objects are an interesting feature of the Salesforce.com platform. On the one hand they're very powerful, and allow you to create comprehensive single-page applications without writing a line of Apex, on the other they can be rather slow, so you need to think carefully about where and…