Monthly Archives: October 2008

Learn how Desktop Keeley was made at MAX Europe

Following my post about UK speakers at MAX Europe, one additional session has now been confirmed – Dom O’Brien from Glue London will be speaking about Interactive Video Campaigns; one of the campaigns that Dom and the team worked on … Continue reading

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27 new Flex skins coming to soon

The winners of the ScaleNine ‘Skin to Win’ contest were announced today by Juan Sanchez over on the ScaleNine blog, with the winning entry submitted by ‘Undefined‘, a web development company based in Spain.   Congratulations to the team from … Continue reading

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Monochrome looking for Flex developer and Flash designer

Monochrome are doing some great work with Flex at the moment, so much so that they’re expanding and are looking to hire a permanent Senior Flex developer and also a Flash designer, to be based out of their office in Epsom, Surrey … Continue reading

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UpShotApp wins AIR contest at FOWA

Last week at Future of Web Apps we were on the lookout for some cool ideas as to how you might use Adobe AIR – to provide a little incentive we teamed up with Carsonified (the event organisers) to offer … Continue reading

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BBC to launch download iPlayer using AIR

It has been somewhat of a busy news week, what with the final release of Microsoft Silverlight 2, the announcement of Apple’s updated MacBook/Pro hardware and of course today’s news that Adobe has shipped Creative Suite 4, as well as … Continue reading

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Last day to enter the ScaleNine contest

Just a reminder that if you are thinking of submitting a theme for the ScaleNine ‘Skin to Win’ contest then today is the last day to package up your entry and submit it here. Top prize is a MacBook Air, … Continue reading

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Announcing UK speakers at MAX Europe

We’re gearing up for MAX Europe which is happening December 1st – 3rd in Milan and I’m pleased to say that we’ve got some great speakers travelling (under their own steam ;)) from the UK to Italy to present at … Continue reading

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Free one day Flex training in London

Interested in learning Flex? Want to JumpStart your Flex development skills? If so, then you should head over to and sign up for the FREE one day training courses that we’re running in conjunction with Academy Class. These intensive, … Continue reading

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Fiat launches AIR app that understands how you drive your car

Car manufacturer Fiat launched an AIR application this week that can help drivers adjust their driving style so as to improve fuel efficiency, reduce Carbon Dioxide emissions and save money on fuel. Owners of Fiat Puntos, 500s and Bravos equipped … Continue reading

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