Say Yes, And!

February 28, 2012 | By

A friend and mentor of mine, Avish Parashar has a new book out named Say Yes, And! Avish has a ton of great advice to give you, and I highly recommend the book. Go forth and pick it up from Amazon.
Still here? Okay, let me tell you why I think this is …

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Publish with a Branded Template… Save time!

February 28, 2012 | By

Sometimes we need to embed the published Adobe Captivate SWF in an HTML page which has the branded template of our organization. This template can be a company website, home-grown LMS, or a portal. If we have the luxury of changing the default HTML tem…

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ColdFusion 10 Image Updates

February 28, 2012 | By

ColdFusion 10 provides a few updates to image handling that may be useful to folks. Here’s a brief run down of what’s new in ColdFusion 10 and image handling.

The first feature I’ll demonstrate is imageColorTransparent. This takes an image a…

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How to add MySQL time zone tables on Windows

February 27, 2012 | By

I’m working with a database that needs to be populated with time zone data. Turns out that on Unix-based systems, this is rather simple and can be done entirely from the command line. On Windows though (and apparently HP-UX too), you can…

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ColdFusion Job Opening – Top of Mind Networks

February 27, 2012 | By

As always – just passing it along…

Title: UX ColdFusion Developer needed in Atlanta, GA

Top of Mind Networks is a marketing/technology company in Atlanta and is looking for a solid ColdFusion developer with extensive javascript UI /…

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AIR 3.2 & Flash Player 11.2 Release Candidates Available on Adobe Labs

February 27, 2012 | By

AIR 3.2 and Flash Player 11.2 release candidates are now available for download on Adobe Labs. These latest versions have some exciting new features, including Stage3D for mobile devices, broader Stage3D support on desktop machines, multi-threaded video decoding, and better mouse support for gaming scenarios.   Get ready for some incredible mobile and desktop experiences powered [...]

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ColdFusion 10 – Admin Audit Log

February 27, 2012 | By

Here’s a little gem I just discovered this weekend. ColdFusion 10 now has an administrator audit log. As you can probably guess, this is a log of administrator actions. You can find it the usual log location (and via the CF Admin Logs pa…

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Pictures from MWC12 floor

February 27, 2012 | By

As my duty at Adobe’s booth started only in the afternoon, I used the first part of the day to walk around and get a sense of the show. Here are some pictures I took with my phone camera.
First, the Adobe booth. I was surprised by the number of people coming right from the opening [...]

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DeltaStrike Stage3D running on iPad

February 27, 2012 | By

DeltaStrike is a Facebook game in Stage3D. Michael Plank from DeltaStrike just compiled it with AIR 3.2 RC for iOS.

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Stage3D hardware accelerated Flash apps coming to iOS and Android

February 27, 2012 | By

AIR 3.2 RC with Stage3D for iOS and Android now on Labs Stage3D is coming to iOS and Android and you can try it today. Release candidate has been just posted to Adobe Labs. Watch some of the first AIR 3.2 demos: Some tips for the SDK: – Once you download your SDK, just overlay [...]

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Photoshop Touch for iPad and Barcelona Mobile World Congress 2012

February 27, 2012 | By

The Mobile World Congress has started this morning and one of big announcements is Adobe’s release of Adobe Photoshop Touch app for iPad 2. This tool offers core Photoshop features plus some features uniquely tailored to the mobile medium like sharing. What’s more is that this is just the first step. Photoshop Touch is part [...]

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New Adobe Digital Media Blog

February 27, 2012 | By

We’ve just launched a new Digital Media blog to be a central resource for news and stories relating to video, ads, gaming and digital publishing.

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Training: Best Practices for Working with Objects in Adobe Captivate 5.5

February 27, 2012 | By

Topic: Best Practices for Working with Objects in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Date and time: Thursday, March 15, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join John Daigle, Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn about the best practices of working with st…

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Training: Creating Quizzes with Random Questions in Adobe Captivate 5.5

February 27, 2012 | By

Topic: Creating Quizzes with Random Questions in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn how to create quizzes with random questions using Adobe Captivate 5.5. They will show you how to create a question pool, create …

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Training: Recording Modes and Using the Captivate Library

February 27, 2012 | By

Topic: Recording Modes and Using the Captivate Library Date and time: Monday, March 19, 2012 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time) Description: Join Tim Lucas, Pooja Jaisingh and Vish as they talk about the different recording mod…

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Training: Preparing Adobe Captivate for Efficient Recording and Editing

February 27, 2012 | By

Topic: Preparing Adobe Captivate for Efficient Recording and Editing Description: Join Tim Lucas, Adobe Captivate Expert, along with Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn how to set the ground right for capture workflow. They will show you how to work with …

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Changes to defaults in ColdFusion 10

February 26, 2012 | By

Along with new features, ColdFusion 10 also offers some good changes to defaults. You may not agree with these changes, so review them carefully to ensure they mesh with your development rules.
One that almost no one should argue about – the …

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Server Downtime / ColdFusion 10 demos

February 25, 2012 | By

So, I knew I was taking a risk when upgrading my server to the ColdFusion 10 beta, but, I went ahead and did it anyway. The bad news is that I seemed to have a found a bug with connectors and the server. The good news is that I found a b…

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Getting URL parameters in a jQuery Mobile page

February 24, 2012 | By

While I could have sworn I blogged this before (in fact, Chrome popped autosuggested the title), I can’t find the post and as I ran into this issue again today, I figured I’d better blog it before I forget again. So – the question is sim…

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Slides from “Introduction to Mobile Development with PhoneGap”

February 24, 2012 | By

As promised, here are the slides from my presentation “Introduction to Mobile Development with PhoneGap” from the MobileDev@TU meetup last night. Many thanks to Towson University for hosting the event and inviting me to speak! You can download the slides here: Intro To PhoneGap Here are quick links from the presentation: Get started with PhoneGap today! [...]

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Adobe eLearning Evangelist Allen Partridge on #eLearnChat: Captivate to HTML5, iPad, iOS, Mobile, facebook, Community & Secret Behind the Scenes Sneaks

February 24, 2012 | By

In case you missed it, below is the video of my eLearnChat interview with Rick Zanotti and Jean Franzblau. Watch it for a number off great surprises, including ‘what I do in my spare time,’ a sneak of the amazing performance and Advanced Ac…

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