2013 Amethyst 2 Launched
It's been a while since I last mentioned Amethyst, SapphireSteel's Visual Studio based IDE for Flex and ActionScript. SapphireSteel has just announced the launch of Amethyst 2, with lots of new features including support for Flash based (non-Flex) form creation.
2013 Creative Cloud Team Releases More Sneaks
That Photoshop deblur sneak was pretty cool, right? Well, there's more! Here are sneaks of features coming soon to Dreamweaver, Flash, and Edge Reflow.
2013 Adobe And Gaming
Diana Helander has written up a great summary of our gaming agenda for 2013, and has included this graphic with some pretty astounding statistics:
2012 AIR 3.6 Beta
AIR 3.6 Beta is now on Adobe Labs. Included in this new release is the ability to package and load multiple SWFs (which provides developers with better memory management by allowing them to load the assets they need dynamically at ANY time from multiple SWFs, and not have to load them all up-front).
2012 Lots Of Adobe Gaming News
Earlier this week we announced the availability of Adobe Game Developer Tools which includes a new gaming SDK to help developers get started, Adobe Scout (formerly Monocle), and the Flash C++ Compiler.
2012 Time To Try Monocle
Remember Monocle, the Flash profiling tool demoed by Deepa Subramaniam at the MAX 2011 sneaks? Well, product manager Thibault Imbert has just announced that you can sign up to give it a try.
2012 Adobe Game Jam Coming To San Francisco
Into gaming and game development? Do you want to show off your game coding skills, have fun, and win some cool prizes? Join us at the Adobe Game Jam in San Francisco October 19-20, 2012. You'll meet like-minded people and learn more about game design and development using Adobe Flash technologies. Oh, and if you are not S.F. based, fear not, we hope to take the show on the road in the future.
2012 Adobe Helps Curiosity Stream Live From Mars
Ah, this one gives you the warm fuzzy feeling all over!
2012 Thibault Imbert Provides A Monocle Update
Remember Monocle, the detailed Flash profiling tool first sneaked at MAX 2011? The team has been hard at work on the tool, and Thibault Imbert has posted this video showing off the latest and greatest:
2012 Adobe And Away3D
The Away Foundation is a non-profit that promotes openness, innovation and participation in and around freely available software resources. Away3D is an ActionScript 3.0 realtime 3D engine for Flash (and AIR). Earlier this week we announced that Adobe is registered as a Strategic Member of The Away Foundation, and posted an interview with Rob Bateman.