Adobe Flash, Adobe Flex, Adobe AIR and Microsoft Silverlight actually are similar products in performance. Especially the Adobe flex and Microsoft Silverlight, they are the competing product. Following article detail introduced their features as well as their development in the future from the writer view. Athough it is hard to say correct or not, it is still worth reading. We strongly recommend you to read it especially for these web developers. Continue reading “An Excellent Article About Adobe Flash, Adobe Flex, Adobe AIR and Microsoft Silverlight”
In one Adobe MAX, Adobe has announced the project ‘Cocomo‘. Cocomo is a PaaS-Platform as Service. Compared with SaaS – Software as Service, Cocomo not face to the end user but the developer. Accurately, is the Flex/Flash developer. Cocomo include two parts, one is client application frame another is the Cocomo Service in host. By using of Cocomo, Flex developer could easily create new or add multi-user real-timely. Most important is the developer needn’t worry about building the service. Cocomo Service is deployed, maintained and expansed by Acrobat.com. Then many independent client developer or client develop teams may built real-time applications under the help of Cocomo.
We have introduced many Twitter applications of Adobe AIR in previous articles. ( It seems Twitter is very popular in AIR development. ) This time the DestroyTwitter is a very distinctive one. You could not only insert 140 characters URL but also upload twipic. Then following is the features about DestroyTwitter on YouTube:
First let’s see what is SAOP. SAOP is a simple protocol based on XML which exchange information between application by HTTP. SOAP supplied a standard way for different technologies and different programming language application run on different operating system to communicate with each other. Following is some introduction of SOAP.
In previous article Create a RSSReader by Syndication Library we have introduced how to create the RSSReader by Syndication Library. Then you may be familiar with Syndication Library. If not following introduction will help you. You could use the Syndication Library to parse Atome and all version of RSS. The most convenience is you can parse all types of feed but needn’t know what kind of feed it is. Why not download it have a try now?
In previous article Flickr Library — For On-line Photo Sharing Application , we have known the famous Flickr. This time we will introduce you an “friend” of it maybe you will also have interesting. Mappr helps you mark the location( the Flickr usually tagged with information which can be used to make educated guesses about the locations in the world supplied by flickr user) of flickr photos on a map. You will easily find these photos where it’s at. Then the Mappr ActionScript 3.0 API could help you access to Mappr’s geo-tagged image data. If you are interested please visit the following URL.
As you know Flickr is an online application help you upload, store, catalog and tag you photos. You could get the comprehensive, first-class and effecient photo service from it. This is why the Flickr is very welcomed by people now. Of course if you are a programmer then you will be interested by the flickr library an ActionScript 3.0 API which provides access to the entire Flickr application. Following is the dowload URL and tutorial for it. Why not see it at once?
When you do own flex project, sometimes you will need something to test your project. Now we will introduce the FlexUnit which is a unit testing framework for Flex and ActionScript 3.0 applications to you. If you are familiar with JUnit, then you will easily handle the FlexUnit. Why not have a try now?
As you know the eBay platform provide you thousands of business opportunities. Then how to build a new eBay business or expand your current business will attract you. Now there is a tool may help you. It is eBay ActionScript 3.0 library which supplies you an interface between the eBay XML API and AS 3.0. It could leverage eBay’s marketplace service and Flash Player 9( include Adobe Flex 2) at runtime. More detail please visit the following URL:
If using JSON as data interchange format in Flex 3, we will import corelib ActionScript 3 Library kits. What is corelib? It contains classes and utilities for MD5, SHA 1 hashing, image encoders, JSON serialization and general String, Number and Date APIs. More strong functions need your own experience.