October 5, 2009
The Adobe Flex® 4 SDK beta 2 release on Adobe Labs (previously code named Gumbo) marks an expanded role for the Flex framework, now supporting both developers creating Flex applications and designers using Adobe® Flash® Catalyst™ to create interaction design.
This beta 2 release aligns with the public beta 2 releases of both Flash Builder and Flash Catalyst.
For an overview of the new features and changes for beta 2, please read Matt Chotin’s What’s new in the Flex 4 SDK beta article.
September 29, 2009
The Adobe Community Help AIR application is a preview of Adobe’s next-generation help experience. This beta release is configured to work with Flash Builder and Flash Catalyst content. The Community Help AIR application lets you access up-to-date definitive reference content online and offline, find the most relevant content contributed by experts from the Adobe community, comment on, rate, and contribute to content in the Adobe community, and more.
May 31, 2009
Flash Builder 4 delivers a long list of new features, plus improvements to many existing features.There are three main themes to this release: developer productivity, designer-developer workflow, and data-centric application development.
Flash Catalyst is a new professional interaction design tool for rapidly creating user interfaces without coding. This initial public beta release works with Flash Builder 4 for an integrated designer-developer workflow.
You can build great Flex applications using only the Flex 4 SDK and an editor of your choice, or you can use the beta version of Adobe Flash Builder™ 4 (previously named Flex Builder) which includes everything in the Flex 4 SDK within it. This beta release aligns with the public beta releases of both Flash Builder and Flash Catalyst.
May 27, 2009
Blueprint is a plugin for Adobe Flex Builder 3 and Adobe Flash Builder 4 that allows users to query for Adobe Flex and Adobe Flash code examples found on the Web directly inside of the development environment. The purpose of this preview is to assess the level of community interest in this type of customized search interface for code examples.