15 million Android users… still want Flash Player?

That can’t be right, can it? Absolutely it can. In the mere 2 weeks since Adobe published the how-to “How do I manually install Flash Player on my Android device?” on their community forums – the article has been viewed 15 MILLION times. That’s from June 18th to July 1st. That is amazing. Do I think this will have any effect upon Adobe’s view of mobile Flash Player? No. I wish it would though.

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Absinthe Dilution Faerie 2.0

Absinthe Dilution Faerie version 2.0 is now available for free via Google Play! “Absinthe Dilution Faerie” is a small application which calculates how much water one should temper a dose of absinthe with in accordance with the ABV percentage as laid out by Michael Meyers of The Wormwood Society. So what’s new in this version? Quite a bit! New application imagery Default database of absinthes Clicking upon an absinthe will load it into the calculator Ability to add your favorite absinthes to the database Database management: add/update/delete Include tasting notes for each brand of absinthe So… go download and louche

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Cootie Crush! Starling game for Android

My children are absolutely in love with this game (and so am I)! Crush swarms of cooties beneath your fingertips. Clear them all before time runs out and advance to the next challenge. Cootie crushing fun for everyone! Casual game geared toward children – but challenging for adults as well. Beat your high score and race the clock! This game was developed in Starling as part of the One Game a Month effort. Even though I’m monetizing the game via the Google Play store – I am still making the source code available through my GitHub account: https://github.com/josephlabrecque/CootieCrush.

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Open Screen Project: Views from the Trenches – Recording

Hey! The panel recording of Open Screen Project: Views from the Trenches from 360|Flex 2011 in Denver is finally available! Recording and details below! RMAUG OpenVideoPanelDiscussion by realeyes media Title Open Screen Project: Views from the Trenches Date and Time April 12, 2011 07:00 PM – 08:00 PM (GMT-7 Mountain Time US & Canada) Speakers Jonathan Campos Jun Heider – moderator Antonio Holguin Joseph Labrecque Matt Legrand Ben Stucki Jeff Tapper Agenda It’s the first half of 2011 and Adobe’s Open Screen Project initiative has started to really gather some momentum. From a vision of grandeur to the assimilation of

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StageText (AIR 3 for Mobile)

This is another new features demonstration which I originally wrote for my upcoming AIR 3 book showing the StageText class in action on a device! Native Text Input UI (mobile) — Mobile apps can now take advantage of the native text input controls on mobile platforms, including platform-specific user interaction behaviors such as magnification and text selection. Native text controls are available on Android, BlackBerry Tablet OS, and iOS operating systems.

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