Last week we published a new Facebook SDK for creating Flash and AIR applications that incorporate Facebook connectivity using their new Open Graph API. The design of their API is really great and uses Open Authentication version 2.0, so it’s easier than ever to connect your applications – and help them go viral.
Creating an application couldn’t be simpler, just go to this link and fill in the details to retrieve your Application ID. You’ll only need that to connect your new application.
Admittedly I was a little surprised to see that AIR on Android wasn’t supported, although the full source is published and so it was easy to start adapting it for use on Android. In the video above you can see how simple it is to connect your applications.
Below you can download the full source and step through the application. Maybe you can add a feature that supports status updates?
In addition, I have been adding support for Facebook and Twitter connectivity to my Radar application – currently available on the Android Market. This application has become much more complex as a result, but I think it’s now looking really great.