Adobe Edge Preview 6 released!

A new version of Adobe Edge is out at Adobe Labs! Adobe Edge Preview 6 includes a number of new features including: Welcome Screen redesign Lessons Panel Instant Transition Mode Full code mode in Code Editor Edge Symbol file format Google Chrome Frame support for down level browsers Auto-Keyframe mode changes Editable Time Codes Context menu improvements Copy & Paste, Import & Export Symbols Publish to DPS Publish to iBooks Render Static HTML Localization That’s a LOT of new stuff since preview 5! In preparation for these release, I’ve recorded six new videos focusing on specific aspects of this release.

Continue reading »

The Flashy Side of Adobe Edge at D2W

The D2W conference in Kansas City, MO is coming up fast! This will be my second year at D2W and I’m getting pretty amped up for it. For those not in the know; D2W is the Designer/Developer/Mobile Workflow Conference and includes just a stunning amount of great people speaking, organizing, and attending: tons of Adobe and community people… authors, video tutorialists, and real honest-to-goodness experts in such a variety of areas. I’m thrilled to be speaking again this year, this time on two of my most favourite subjects: Flash and Edge :)  Check out the session information below. The Flashy Side

Continue reading »

Big day for Adobe releases; Lightroom, SWF Investigator, Adobe Gaming, and SHADOW

So Adobe has gone kinda nuts over the past 24 hours. Here’s all the new goodies: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 4 software provides a comprehensive set of digital photography tools, from powerfully simple one-click adjustments to cutting-edge advanced controls. Create images that inspire, inform, and delight. http://www.adobe.com/products/photoshop-lightroom.html Adobe SWF Investigator Adobe® SWF Investigator is the only comprehensive, cross-platform, GUI-based set of tools, which enables quality engineers, developers and security researchers to quickly analyze SWF files to improve the quality and security of their applications. With SWF Investigator, you can perform both static and dynamic analysis of SWF

Continue reading »

Adobe Design Achievement Awards: Finalists

I strongly suggest that if you are interested in digital artistry (including; installations, app development, browser-based design, mobile, animation, game design, print, et cetera) you head over and check out the Adobe Design Achievement Awards finalists for 2011. You can read about each finalist, view team members, see samples of the work, and even comment or share via social media. Really amazing work from people all over the globe can be seen over at http://www.adaagallery.com/. Plus, if you want to attend the awards ceremony in Taipei, there is an open invitation this year!

Continue reading »

Flash Development for Android Cookbook – eBook giveaway!

I’ll be at Adobe’s San Jose headquarters this week for the Adobe Education Leader Institute – and thought this will be a great time to run a little contest in promotion of my book! I’ll be giving away a couple copies of the eBook version through Packt. The eBook version is great; I’ve been using this myself, as I go about my mobile work for quick reference and it’s been delightfully helpful. Very easy to do a quick text search or pull up the table on contents and so forth. All you have to do to win a copy is

Continue reading »