3371 readersDear people of Earth, Flash Player 10.2 is out! There has been a lot of talk on the optimalisation of video rendering and the use of Stage Video API:http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flashplayer/stagevideo.htmlSo I decided to do a little benchmark test.Flash Player 10.2 without Stage Video API: fullscreen browser (1680x1050)CPU 112%Flash Player 10.2 with Stage Video API: fullscreen browser
2268 readersToday at vimeo there was a blog post that stated that vimeo had launch a new video player via html 5 support that did not use the flash player. For the most of only a few of the newest browsers are supporting html5 so there was a few people complaining that they could not see
1971 readersLook at my benchmark of Flash Player 10.1 and HTML animations on mobile devices.
12702 readersOne of the greatest features in Flash Player 11.3 is the ability to accept full keyboard input while in fullscreen mode. This is really important for fullscreen games that need chat or other keyboard input. You can implement this feature very easily by using the FULL_SCREEN_INTERACTIVE mode. See below for the ActionScript code: 1stage.displayState = StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN_INTERACTIVE; Much
2464 readersSetting the Stage.displayState property to StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN tells the Flash Player to expand the stage to fill the user's screen. For security reasons a SWF cannot change the Stage displayState without user input. While this restriction makes sense in a browser, it can be annoying if you're writing a Flash game and you want it to
6084 readersThibault “T-Bone” Imbert just posted a cool video showing some nice particle effects rendered using Stage3D. Particles with Stage3D (with Flash Player 11) from Thibault Imbert on Vimeo. Stage3D Particles from Lee Brimelow on Vimeo. Via: http://www.leebrimelow.com/?p=2988
3342 readersThough the popular video sharing service Vimeo introduced an HTML5-based video playback site in early 2010, recently it joined the Apple bandwagon, effectively shunning Flash in favor of the new embeddable HTML5 video player which is optimized for both the iPhone and iPad. User can emb videos with the new “Universal Player” now. Before [...]
3879 readersLet me state up front that this post is not meant to try to start a debate of the topic of Flash video, HTML 5, and the iPhone. I will post my thoughts on HTML 5 video in another post. The objective of this post is simply to show how easily you can provide an
21007 readersFullscreen Interactive Feature In Flash Player 11.3 (currently in beta on labs.adobe.com) there is a new feature that allows applications to use full keyboard input in fullscreen mode. To use the new fullscreen interactive feature you must first set the "allowFullscreenInteractive=true" value in the html embed code. Then in ActionScript you set the display state
1713 readersNexus One running Flash Player 10.1 from Ralph Hauwert on Vimeo. This is a video of the Nexus One with a pre-release version of Adobe Flash Player 10.1. It does not represent the final quality of the Flash Player on this specific device. But it's pretty good as is! This is the Nexus One running
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