2014 PhoneGap Developer App 1.4 Released
PhoneGap Developer App lets you develop locally then see the changes instantly on your mobile device, without being limited by device APIs that aren't available in web browsers. PhoneGap Developer App 1.4 has been released providing an update to Cordova 4.0.0 as well as support for the the latest releases of all of the official plugins.
2014 Flash 16 Beta Updated
Title says it all, we've posted an update to the Flash Player 16 beta on Adobe Labs.
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.
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.
2014 Flash And AIR 16 Now In Beta
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?
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.
2014 Enter The Power Of Illustrator Sweepstakes
BucketFeet is a collective of over 10,000 artists from 60 countries, creating art and one-of-a-kind, artist-designed shoes. At MAX we featured a session on using the new touch capabilities of Illustrator on Surface Pro 3, and we collaborated with BucketFeet and artists to do just that, create one-of-a-kind shoes with Illustrator.
And now BucketFeet and Adobe are collaborating with The #PowerOfIllustrator Sweepstakes, your chance to win a Surface Pro 3, a Creative Cloud membership, and BucketFeet shoes and framed art. Plus, by entering the sweepstakes you are automatically eligible for BucketFeet discounts.
2014 Play The Pen Tool Game
If you've ever struggled to use the pen tool in Illustrator, Photoshop, or Flash, we've just published a game to help you learn and practice your pen tool skills. Give it a try, and let us know what you think.
2014 Theme Lab Comes To Adobe Voice
I'm a big fan of Adobe Voice (especially of it being used in educational settings), if you've not tinkered with it yet, you really should. Voice Product Manager Tom Nguyen has posted details about a just released enhancement, Theme Lab, which gives Voice users greater control over colors of backgrounds, icons, text, and more.
2014 Brackets 1.0 Is Here
It's official, the Brackets team has announced the release of the highly anticipated Brackets 1.0, as well as a preview of Extract for Brackets, an extension that speeds up the process of pulling design information like colors, fonts, and measurement info out of a PSD and turning it into clean, minimal CSS.