More on Adobe Mobile Apps

There has been a significant rush of positive news around Adobe mobile apps and Android recently. So much news that I have decided to just lump it all into this one post. Android Mobile Apps I’ve been highly, highly critical of Adobe over the past few years when it comes to their mobile strategy and choice of supported platform [singular]. Many of the reasons as outlined here, are historical. Many others – perhaps more – just simply make sense when looking at the current mobile landscape and the growing Creative Cloud adoption rates. Well Adobe has been working on Android

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Photoshop Express for Android and the CreativeSDK!

I am thrilled to see mention that Adobe continues to integrate their CreativeSDK into updated and all-new Android mobile applications. After the release of Lightroom Mobile a few weeks back, I get the following notice regarding even more work on bringing CreativeSDK powered apps to Android: I’m sure @JosephLabrecque will be happy to know I spent most of my day installing #Android updates and reviewing soon-to-be-release apps. — Adam Lehman (@adrocknaphobia) February 6, 2015 On this Friday the 13th, Adobe has released an update to Photoshop Express which includes tight integration with Creative Cloud and the CreativeSDK to completely re-shape the application

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Adobe and Android: Lightroom Mobile and the Creative SDK!

Before getting into Lightroom Mobile for Android, I want to take a few moments to examine some recent history around Adobe, Android, and most specifically Apple. This is going to sound like complete lunacy for many of you over the first few paragraphs – but stay with me… or skip ahead. One more chance. Just want positive stuff around Lightroom? Skip my ranting. Full-on Rant Time Remember this completely unprecedented bundle of lies perpetuated by the Jobs back in 2010? Flash and Flex developers the world over wrote lengthy rebuttals to this filthy rag and the fight for truth was on…

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Packt Celebrates 10 Years

With Packt Publishing celebrating 10 years of delivering effective learning and information services to IT professionals… they are offering most digital copies of the books they publish for only $10 USD! This offer is valid until July 5th if anyone wants to take advantage. They have a pretty huge library of titles to choose from… I highlight my books below – but they have quite a few authored by others in the community as well. Flash Development for Android Cookbook The Flash Development for Android Cookbook enables Flash developers to branch out into Android mobile applications through a set of

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AIR for Android… Intel!

Adobe Runtimes product manager, Chris Campbell, has announced at Flash Online Conference #9 that an upcoming version of AIR for Android will be supporting Intel x86 CPU-driven tablets! Following this announcement, a blog post was published on the Adobe website with further details. “The Adobe AIR platform is stronger than ever. Today, Adobe AIR powers more than 50,000 unique mobile applications on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. These applications have been installed more than a billion times by users across the world.” Some other interesting tidbits: It remains a fact that 90% of computers still have Flash

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