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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ColdFusion 10 Beta Hosting

February 24, 2012 | By

Interested in trying ColdFusion 10 for free on a public server? Hostek is offering a free, limited time, ColdFusion 10 hosting plan. Details here: http://hostek.com/hosting/coldfusion/coldfusion10-hosting.asp.

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New Apache Cordova Website

February 24, 2012 | By

What is Apache Cordova? The core code that drives PhoneGap has been donated to the Apache Software Foundation. Apache Cordova is thus the engine that powers PhoneGap, similar to how WebKit is the engine that powers Google Chrome. And the Apac…

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Your security lesson for the day – Console is the MCP

February 23, 2012 | By

I crashed my server a few minutes ago, and while not related, I discovered a little security flaw in my websocket demo that I thought would be fun to share with you guys. My mistakes should be your lessons, right? As with many mistakes, …

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The Land of Me in AIR goes iPad – animated interactive tale for children

February 23, 2012 | By

Fabulous animations combined with a nice story, interactivity and learning designed for little adventurers is now available on iPad developed by Less Rain studio and Made in Me. One of the chapters from the original AIR version for desktop has been now ported with Adobe AIR for tablet devices. Download for iPad I had a [...]

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ColdFusion 10 Web Socket JavaScript APIs

February 23, 2012 | By

In my last post, I demonstrated three examples of websockets under ColdFusion 10. One thing I didn’t really touch on was the JavaScript API you can use to work with websockets. These functions are available to any file making use of the …

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