Tag Archives: Adobe

Flash Platform Tools presentation – videos from UK launch

Last Friday I delivered a pre-launch briefing to UK journalists on today’s announcements around new Flash Platform tooling, specifically the beta release of Flash Catalyst and Flash Builder. In addition, we invited web design and development agency howard/baines to talk … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Building a data-centric app using Catalyst and Builder betas

As part of my learning process with the beta releases of Flash Catalyst and Flash Builder I created a simple version of the Employee Directory application that we use inside Adobe to find information about employees. I’ve written up the … Continue reading

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Adobe CEO talks about Flash and new technologies on FT.com

There is a three part video interview with Shantanu Narayen, Adobe’s CEO, up on FT.com today as part of their “View from the Top” series, in which they talk to CEOs about news and trends within their respective industry. In … Continue reading

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What exactly does an evangelist do anyway?

This is a question that we often get asked and is one that fellow platform evangelism team member Kevin Hoyt is exploring through a series of posts on his blog. He starts with a discussion on where technology evangelism fits … Continue reading

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Going beyond 'Deep Zoom' with Adobe Scene7 on the Flash Platform

Microsoft made a lot of noise during the run-up to the launch of Silverlight 2 about ‘Deep Zoom’, a feature which lets users zoom into an image or collection of images using a control in a Silverlight application. There have … Continue reading

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Charity schwag auction – get your limited edition Adobe bags here!

Roll up, roll up… Serge and I have found ourselves with an excess supply of Adobe-branded bags and we’re going to auction them off for charity. We currently have five limited edition bags for you choose from, including a backpack, … Continue reading

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