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Huge Adobe Partnership to Open Source Flex with Apache Software Foundation …

… Could have been the title of this post 3 months ago. Given the recent layoffs and announcements in the past few weeks, it may seem short sighted to be overly excited faced with this news today. This was, however, a part of the announcements recently by Adobe regarding Flex. They are committed to contributing [...]

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Flex – The good, the bad, and the future

I’ve been involved in the Flex community in some capacity now for over 4 years. Over the past week Adobe has made some major announcements concerning Flash and Flex. Some in the Flex community are clearly livid over what has happened in the past week. I’d like to offer a little perspective on how I [...]

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Flash and the City is this week!

This week, I’ll be at Flash and the City (FATC) in downtown Manhattan, a conference designed to give people the opportunity to attend sessions with industry experts in Flash, Flex, ColdFusion, mobile, and UX design—all while exploring world-famous sites throughout New York City. Conference-goers and speakers will also have the opportunity to mingle at social [...]

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Flash Camp Chicago – Building RIAs with Style Resources

As promised, here are the links that were referenced in my talk. Vector Graphics – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vector_graphics Raster Graphics – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raster_graphics F*CSS Site – http://fcss.flashartofwar.com Source – http://github.com/theflashbum/fcss Quick start – http://fcss.flashartofwar.com/quick-start-guide Jesse Freeman – @theflashbum http://flashartofwar.com/ FlexFormatter http://sourceforge.net/projects/flexformatter/ http://flexformatter.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/FlexFormatter/FlexPrettyPrintCommandUpdateSite/ (Eclipse software update URL) Thanks to Flash Camp Chicago for having me present and to Roundarch [...]

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The Battle of AIR and Light (Silver)

This post is in response to the recent battle of words ignited by a post from Mike Chambers called CommandProxy : .NET / AIR Integration Proof of Concept. Soon after Scott Barnes posted a response to Mike’s post called Adobe AIR + .NET Proxy – Concerns arise and a subsequent post RE: Adobe AIR + [...]

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Adobe – Adobe Press Room: For immediate release

Nearly 600 Entries Received from 30 Countries in Fifth Year of Competition ADOBE MAX 2007, CHICAGO — October 3, 2007 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the winners of the 2007 MAX Awards. Now in its fifth year, the global awards program recognizes innovative applications of Adobe software for creating engaging experiences. Adobe received [...]

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