Monthly Archives: August 2008

BBC delivers 6.5 million hours of Olympics video using Flash

John O’Donnovan has an interesting post over on the BBC Internet blog talking about how the BBC’s Olympic content has been consumed over different media channels, including web, desktop and mobile. Whilst I recommend that you read the entire post, … Continue reading

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Win Flash on the Beach tickets!

Flash on the Beach┬áis coming up soon and we’ve got some tickets to give away – for your chance to win all you need to do is open up Photoshop or Fireworks and impress us with your creativity ­čÖé Simply … Continue reading

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Meet the Gurus – Flex training in London

This autumn Marco Casario, Peter Elst and Koen De Weggheleire will be running ‘Meet the Guru’ training sessions in London – as I’m sure you already know, all of these guys are accomplished authors, conference speakers and developers and are … Continue reading

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Flex Camp London – registration reminder

It’s less than two weeks to go to Flex Camp London (August 28th, 2pm – 8pm, London, UK) – the official event website is now up at and registration is well and truly open… in fact, there’s┬ánearly 200 people … Continue reading

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Flex designer/developer workflow video tutorials

To support the contest I created a series of short tutorials that cover using Fireworks CS3 and Flex Builder 3 to create a visual theme for Flex applications. If you’re new to skinning Flex components and creating Flex themes … Continue reading

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Announcing the ScaleNine Skin to Win Challenge

Adobe, along with EffectiveUI, are sponsoring the ScaleNine ‘Skin to Win Challenge’ – this is your chance to win a Macbook AIR with SSD, Creative Suite 3, Flex Builder 3 Professional AND a ticket to MAX! All you have to … Continue reading

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Save the date: Flex Camp London, August 28th

It’s been way overdue, but at last the UK gets a Flex Camp! More details on speakers and sessions are to be announced next week on the official site, but in the meantime save the date in your diary and … Continue reading

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