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25Nov
2014
Flash 16 Beta Updated

Title says it all, we'ev posted an update to the Flash Player 16 beta on Adobe Labs.

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24Nov
2014
AIR and Android Lollipop

Yes, there are issues running AIR apps on Android 5 Lollipop. The issue is actually at the OS level, and we are working with Google to get it fixed. In the meantime, if you have AIR apps that are not working, read this post.

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13Nov
2014
The Premiere Clip Team Is Blogging

Title says it all. Meagan Keane introduced Premiere Clip at MAX last month. If you haven't played with it yet, go download it for free. And if you want to learn more and keep up with the news, the Premiere Clip team is now blogging, too.

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12Nov
2014
Flash And AIR 16 Now In Beta

Beta versions (code named "Natoma") of both Flash Player 16 and AIR 16 have been posted to Adobe Labs.

And yes, that's version 14 in June of this year, version 15 in August, and the beta of version 16 in November. Impressive, huh?

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11Nov
2014
Edge Code Is Now Brackets

Brackets is an open source lightweight code editor, a project we started because we saw the need and the community (who download each new release over 100,000 times) agreed. Edge Code is built on top of Brackets and was added to the Creative Cloud to make it easier to obtain and use. With the recent 1.0 release of Brackets, Product Manager Ryan Stewart has announced that going forward we'll be focusing on Brackets, and will notify customers to get Brackets for future updates.

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