Archive of posts filed under the Device Central category.

WHYMCA preso online

Just came back from Milan for the WHYMCA developer conference. It was great to meet in person Leonardo, Alessandro and Emilia, plus meeting again Andrea and Luca. I am sure I forget some other people.

Flash Lite, un’occasione da 1.3 Miliardi di mobile phones
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It was a great experience going to the conference [...]

Flash Mobile article: Mobile workflows using Fireworks CS5 and Device Central CS5

Here is a new article on the Adobe DevNet on Mobile: Mobile workflows using Fireworks CS5 and Device Central CS5

“As mobile devices, platforms, and app stores proliferate, it’s more important than ever to have the latest device information at your fingertips. Adobe Fireworks CS5 is integrated with [...]

Adobe CS5 launched, Device Central gets serious!

Today Adobe CS5 was launched and it will be available on April 30th. For mobile the most interesting thing is the update to Device Central which now includes HTML rendering (it includes webkit) and geolocation, accelerometer, and multitouch. In addition to other features.
“Test embedded SWF or FLV and HTML-based content with built-in WebKit support and [...]

Mobile articles on Adobe DevNet

There are some new articles on the Adobe DevNet for Mobile:

Flash Player 10.1: Rich media experiences go mobile
Design tips for creating mobile RIAs
Delivering video for Flash Player 10.1 on mobile devices
Authoring mobile Flash content for multiple screen sizes
Optimizing mobile content for the Adobe Flash Platform


Adobe Device Central CS5 Sneak Peek

Dale has posted another great video showcasing a sneak peek of Adobe Device Central CS5.

Adobe Device Central CS5 Sneak Peek from Adobe Flash Lite on Vimeo.

Flash Lite 4 not in standalone? Air Mobile the only option?

I was reading this article on PC pro (I think they did not understand what is Device Central!) about Flash 10.1 on mobile devices and noticed a link to this post from Mark on the Adobe forums which mention that Flash Lite 4 and Flash 10.1 are only browser plugins. This is a different information [...]

Nokia S40 connected applications fullscreen issue solved?!

One of the issue with Flash Lite development with Nokia S40 devices is that for applications that connect to a remote server, the full screen mode would not work correctly. It was a huge problem since an application, as soon as made a network request, would go off full screen.
Browsing the Forum Nokia discussion forums [...]

eSeminar: Flash Mobile development opportunities on different platforms and new tools

A reminder about the eSeminar for this Friday 13th November at 12 PM EST (check your time).

Speaker: Mark Doherty from Adobe
Topic: Flash Mobile development opportunities on different platforms and new tools
eSeminar link:

More infos here:

UK Mobile and Devices UG meeting on Wednesday 4th November

Via Matt, for everyone in the London area the UK Mobile and Devices UG is holding a meeting on Wednesday 4th November.
“We will be having the Device Central team over to talk about the new version, and give a sneak peek at some of the new features that will be available to you in the [...]

Device Central profiles update #5 available

Via Mariam, Device Central profiles update #5 is available. It includes many profiles including:

Nokia 5530 XpressMusic
Nokia 5630 XpressMusic
Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Flash Lite 3.1
Nokia E52
Nokia N86 8MP
Nokia N97
Samsung I8910 HD


FITC Mobile conference: Flash Lite news

The FITC Mobile conference is underway and there are some interesting news about Device Central and Flash Lite. Information come from people twittering from the conference:



Adobe Device Central CS4 Device Profile Update #2 available

Via Scott, the Adobe Device Central CS4 Device Profile Update #2 available. You can just update it via the Device Central CS4 online library.

eSeminar recording available: Say Hello to Device Central CS4

The eSeminar Say Hello to Device Central CS4, recording is available.

eSeminars November 24th: Say Hello to Adobe Device Central CS4

Tomorrow Scott will be the speaker for the eSeminar: Say Hello to Adobe Device Central CS4.
Last moment addition, Dale provided 2 Device Central CS 4 traning DVD from up for raffle!! So 2 people will have the chance to win a copy, to win you must be a member of the Boston Adobe Mobile [...]

Flash Lite 3.1 distributable player announced, OTA delivery!!

Great news coming from Adobe MAX 2008, Flash Lite 3.1 distributable player via OTA, the AppZone and packager.
Here more information and the publishing settings for Flash Lite 3.1.
“The Flash Lite 3.1 Distributable Player is the first runtime provided by Adobe to developers for over-the-air distribution together with applications. Flash Lite 3.1 has the same functionalities [...]

BoAMaDUG e-seminar: Say Hello to Adobe Device Central CS4

The Boston Adobe Mobile and Device User Group is holding an eSeminar on November 24th, 2008 at 1pm EST (check your time), Scott will present Adobe Device Central CS4.
In addition to some basics with working with Mobile and Device content in Device Central, Scott will cover the new features it offers, including:

Online/Local Device Profiles

Adobe Device Central CS4 Interactive Videos

Via Mariam, a sets of videos made by Liz for on Adobe Device Central CS4 new features.
Here are the list of videos for Device Central.