Flash Support Removed From Unity Game Engine
It appears that Apple has been right all along that Flash is not the future of the web. Unity announced that it will be phasing out support for Adobe Flash development.
New Features And Tools Added To Flash Player 11.7, AIR 3.7
Adobe continues its tireless march of improving its software with new updates being released for both Flash Player and AIR today.
Two New Security Holes Patched In Adobe Flash
Java and Internet Explorer have both been rocked with some pretty nasty zero day exploits earlier in the year, but they’re not the only software that gets hit with exploits. Adobe’s Flash is frequently targeted by hackers as well, and … Continue reading
Porting Flash Apps To Mobile Is Easy For Bingo Blitz
Adobe made some controversial decisions regarding Flash last year. The company ceased development of Flash for Android, and instead made Adobe AIR the de facto development platform for mobile devices. Some developers may have resented that choice, but Adobe is … Continue reading
Latest Flash Development Tools Shown Off At Adobe’s Game Jam
Earlier this month, Adobe added its popular game development tools to its Creative Cloud membership program. The move will help lower the entry barrier into developing with Flash as it lets developers have access to every Adobe CS6, Web and … Continue reading
Building A Multi-platform Flash Based Chat system
In preparation for my session at Streaming Media Europe in a couple of weeks I had a play with the IP multicast feature in Flash today. Tom Krcha posted an excellent example on his blog a few months ago which … Continue reading
Flash Media Server 4 Released
New Enterprise Edition The first thing to note is a new edition of FMS, the Enterprise edition – let’s call it FMES. It joins the familiar Developer edition (free), Flash Media Streaming Server (FMSS) and the Flash Media Interactive Server … Continue reading
Flashplayer Adds Acoustic Echo Cancellation
As some of my fellow Flashers have pointed out today, there seems to (finally) be some movement on a much requested feature (with over 550 votes) for Flash: AEC Support (Advanced Echo Cancellation). It is the second most voted feature … Continue reading
Droid 2 Flash Video May Set Precedent
Anyone who wants to see Flash performing well on a mobile device – which Steve Jobs painted as an unprecedented situation about four months ago – shouldn’t need to look any further than the Droid 2. Adobe’s quite pleased with … Continue reading
Bouncing a Ball with Shape Tweening
In this tutorial, we will be using a method called “tweening” to create a bouncing ball. If you are new to Flash, this is a great tutorial for creating something fun and easy at the same time.