Archive of posts filed under the Flash Mobile category.

Re-Elected Adobe Community Professional

I have been re-elected Adobe Community Professional, thanks to Adobe. I think this is my 7th time since 2005!
Wow pretty cool !
Alessandro

Adobe released Flash Player 11.3 and AIR 3.3

Adobe released few days ago the Flash Player 11.3 and AIR 3.3. They are also available for Android devices.
“With the AIR 3.3 SDK, Flash developers can now create expressive mobile apps and native extensions that target iOS5.1. In addition, this new version of the AIR runtime includes packaging support for iOS5.1 on Windows [...]

Nokia Developer Champion of the month !

Wow! This is great, I have been nominated Nokia Developer Champion of the month for April! This is my 3rd time and I am really happy to be part of the program since 2006!
Thanks to the Nokia Developer Champion program and to those who selected me and to the great words!!!
“Nokia Developer Champion Alessandro Pace [...]

AIR 3.2 SDK and runtime released

Adobe released AIR 3.2 SDK and runtime. The update is available on the Google Play (aka Android Market) for Android devices.
I have already updated my Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.
Alessandro

Nokia N9 with Android ICS

Looks like you can get Android ICS on a Nokia N9 phone!

Alessandro

My new toy: BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0

At the Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona I had the opportunity to follow the RIM developer day and they gave everyone a new BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0. Here an unboxing video.

One of the interesting features, beside support for AIR 3 and Flash, is that the BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 supports Android applications. Their Android implementation supports [...]

Flash Player for Firefox on Nokia N9 in Nokia Store

Via MyNokiaBlog, a great tip for the availability of Flash Player for Firefox on Nokia N9 in Nokia Store

Alessandro

Book Give-away: Flash iOS Apps Cookbook

Just got the change to get the eBook for the Flash iOS Apps Cookbook. You have a chance to get the eBook for two readers of my blog (see below instructions).
“Flash iOS Apps Cookbook is written by Christopher Caleb. With this book, one can learn how to quickly build and deploy a simple app to [...]

1Billion app downloads over the Holidays!

Via EngadgetMobile, looks like mobile application usage is exploding since over the holidays there were more than 1 Billion downloads on the various mobile application stores.
These are impressive numbers but also pose a challange for developers. On one side is a great opportunity but on the other is a very difficult business to be in.
Alessandro

Samsung Galaxy Nexus launched

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus launched and here is review about the device.

Alessandro

Flash devs are not Mobile devs, that the problem!

Yeap, that’s the problem! Flash developers are not Mobile developers! The mobile developer thinking is very different from other developers.
In the mobile world, fragmentation is mobile! You must enbrace it not fight it ! You won’t find anyone on the planet, about 4 billions mobile phones, who have 2 equal phones with the same apps, [...]

Flash for Mobile browsers dead, finally !

Here is a surprising news from Adobe, they are closing development for Flash on Mobile browsers. Finally! Why I say finally? Because there are no developers who are targeting the mobile browser with Flash, cannot make money with it!
I have always mentioned this to developers, how do you make money from Flash withing a mobile [...]