Author Archive: Denise Green

Flash and AIR for Android

You’ve probably heard the exciting news that Adobe has announced the immediate availability of a public beta for Flash Player 10.1 for Android. Application developers can also sign up to join the AIR for Android prerelease program.

The Adobe Developer Connection has published some great resources about optimizing web content for mobile delivery. Check out the following site to find information about developing and optimizing applications for mobile devices, including playing video on devices. You’ll also find some great code samples:

http://www.adobe.com/devnet/devices/fpmobile/tools.html

Download the Flash Player 10.1 beta here:

http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flashplayer10/

Join the AIR for Android pre-release program here:

http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/air2/android/

Optimizing Mobile Content

We are pleased to announce that we’ve posted a beta draft of “Optimizing Mobile Content for the Adobe Flash Platform.”

We’ve worked with Adobe ActionScript expert Thibault Imbert to create this content. He’s provided dozens of tips and tricks for improving the performance of ActionScript applications running on mobile devices.

Check it out, and let us know what you think!

http://help.adobe.com/en_US/as3/mobile/index.html

Welcome to our blog!

Flash Player 10.1 is going mobile! And we’re working on a great (if we do say so ourselves) new guide full of advice for mobile developers.

As we’re writing it, we’ll blog about some of the best tips and tricks as well as alerting you to interesting content written by the mobile development community. (You can subscribe to our RSS feed by clicking the link at the right.)

We’re working with Adobe ActionScript expert Thibault Imbert. He’s sharing optimizations and performance considerations he encounters as he develops mobile games, RIAs, and other applications for Flash Player 10.1. In the meantime, check out Thibault’s popular presentation at MAX 2009, “Designing and Developing for the Multiscreen Web”:

http://2009.max.adobe.com/online/session/362.