A new version of Powerflasher’s Flash code editing tool has been released. New features include Change Function Signature Compiler Constant Management Improved SDK Management – Add Pure AIR SDKs & SDK Folders GUI for Override / Implement Methods Advanced Telemetry Options Haxe 3.0 Autocompletion For Compiler Options More details in their release post.
The upcoming versions of the Flash Runtimes are now available on Adobe Labs. Flash Player 11.9 Mac OS 10.9 Support – We have tested against the latest developer releases of OS X 10.9 and are ensuring that Flash Player continues to perform as expected. We have also added support for the latest Apple technologies such [...]
If you are missing Flash Player since it got unpublished from the Google Play store last year, there are still archived versions of Flash Player available for download. Adobe published a step by step guide how to install those. It’s definitely helpful if you need/want to install Flash Player, rather than trying to find an [...]
Visual Studio is a very powerful and popular development environment from Microsoft. Amethyst 2 is adding Flash and Flex authoring capabilities to it. It seems to have some very interesting features, taking avantage of Visual Studio’s rich feature set. It’s making it an interesting alternative to Eclipse. • IntelliSense • Drill-down debugger • Code Refactoring • Customizable Code Formatting [...]
After upgrading her Flash Player 11.4, Tina Fey gets slightly emotional due to her hormone treatment. The scene is from the US NBC comedy TV show 30 rock.
The official announcement on the Digital Media blog: Today, we released the latest version of the Flash and AIR runtimes with Flash player 11.4 and AIR 3.4. These new builds feature a few great features that gaming fans will be excited about; most importantly, we’re increasing the devices that can take advantage of hardware acceleration so game developers [...]
PartyCloud is a web based DJ tool that works amazingly well [via Flash Daily]. It integrates into SoundCloud with access to 20 millions songs, and provides features like beat sync or auto transitions. PartyCloud is freely accessible on their website. More information in their FAQ, and on the iWebDJ website.
And here it is, the official Apache Flex whitepaper. Encouring news for the community. Commitment Adobe believes that Flex is the best solution for enterprise and data-centric application development today, and that moving Flex into a community-driven open source project ensures the continued development and success of Flex for years to come. Engineering support As [...]
Changes can often be uncomfortable, but what does Adobe Flex migrating to the open source Apache Foundation mean from a historical view? Let’s look at some commercial projects and their migration to open source. Eclipse Eclipse was originally a project developed by IBM Canada as a JAVA based-replacement for the Smalltalk based VisualAge family of products. In [...]
A historic moment in history again, and it’s exciting to see the Flash Platform bringing it to millions of online viewers. As in many places of the world, New York Times Square is getting ready for a public viewing party. Will it break the Internet? Probably not, but it will allow you to follow the [...]