2782 readersI recently had an interesting discussion with a friend who manages a team of developers. He was complaining that although his team members are experienced Flex developers, many of them had very bad coding habits. I knew what he was talking about. Years of developing relatively small GUI applications on a very tight schedule caused
1887 readersOnline games sites made ??with Adobe Flash has become very popular. There are several agencys who specialize in the development of Flash games and in recent years have seen a big growth in relation to Flash games on social networks to examples of casual games that we found on Facebook and Orkut. Adobe Flash offers
5189 readersname: Terry Paton age: 37 employer: me! location: Sydney, Australia when did you start flash/flex/AIR/AS dev? I started playing with Flash around 2000, but didn’t seriously get coding till around 2003/04. I started coding because I wanted to make games. are you practicing TDD? why/why not? I don’t even know what that really means. My
18225 readersOne of the best areas of flash is the online games. Their popularity lies in the fact that you can go online any time and start playing a game. There is a huge variety of flash games out there. I have chosen 7 flash games that stand out from the crowd. If you are a
1572 readershttp://www.doodledoo.com - How would you introduce yourself and your job to a non-technical person? I am an accessibility evangelist. I try to promote Flash accessibility in children’s educational software and I come up with templates for educational games, like memory games or puzzles, that are hard to make accessible and find a way to make
6841 readersI get a few questions from clients and some budding developers for FMS and WMS on coding differences and efficiency and performance and ease of use etc etc on coding server side between the two technologies. This is an interesting question I find because Wowza hasn’t really been big in the game until reasonably recently,
8407 readersRecently it was announced that Adobe will act as a funding partner to the Away3D engine, after an agreement was made between Adobe and newly formed non-profit organisation The Away Foundation. With Away3D, Adobe are hoping to expand their Flash gaming credentials further into 3D-accelerated graphics, alongside the popular 2D-accelerated graphics API Starling. You can
4346 readersI just found out today that AppBrain now has a specific filter for Adobe AIR applications. This allows you to find all of the AIR apps currently on the Android Market. I started browsing around and found some really nice casual games. I have said it before and I’ll say it again, games are definitely
8053 readersWe’re excited to let you know that now, in addition to Twitter and Facebook, you can get involved with the Activetuts+ community over at Google+! We’ll be using Google+ to let you know about our latest tutorials, competitions, and Tuts+ news. Read on to find out more… What to Expect on Google+ Through Google+, we’ll be publishing
2379 readersAvoid flashy multimedia. Flashy graphics and multimedia may look nice, but they can make it hard for your visitors to get the information they want from your site, especially when viewing from a non Flash compatible device.
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