Robert A. Colvin is a Flash architect at Kaplan University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He has cofounded, in his spare time, a data services company called Voldera, combining a communications platform with data manipulation services. After 10 years in the industry, from London, England to Rio de Janeiro/São Paulo, Brazil, Robert still believes in the dot-com hype (get rich) to keep producing. You can view his early ruminations at pixelonda.com.

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