Posts Categorized: Flash

Behind Schweppes Experiential: Cocktail Revolution

TKM9 is an inline digital agency based in Melbourne where I work. TKM9 were engaged by Schweppes Australia to produce an interactive experiential installation to promote how easy mixing cocktails are. Our campaign would begin when without explanation overnight we dropped a massive crate in the middle of one of Melbourne’s busiest train stations.  All… Read more »

Charles for Flash Devs

Charles here to serve you One of my main bread and butter rolls of my job is to send  and retrieve data from Flash to a data service that’s normally PHP.  I was introduced to a great program called “Charles” which labels itself as a “Web debugging proxy”.  In this article, I will outline some of… Read more »

Updated my Portfolio

I updated my Portfolio finally! I need to add a few extra small projects however

Flash Player 10.2

Flash Player 10.2 is fresh out of the labs and is now live to everyone. Here’s my standout points I’m really excited about; Stage Video There’s no lie that Flash Video used to run like a dog on OSX, my oldish white Macbook used  to struggle to keep a decent framerate when i bumped it… Read more »

Appcellerator

Just stumbled across this really cool Mobile Platform called Appcelerator, it’s compatible with Android, Blackberry, IOS and has full hardware controls, very nifty. It uses HTML and JS markup and hooks in with the native operating system which gives it speed and UX as if it was native, very clever indeed. If my JS and… Read more »

The Codec Wars

I have been trying to follow the HTML5 video saga very carefully as any Internet Developer should.  The latest movement on this front is Google are planning to drop H.264 as a supported <video> codec on it’s Chrome Browser (Which I have learned to love) in favor for their own WebM.  This again is going… Read more »

Air for the laziness?

A non ActionScript entry for once, I recently was given a task that was non-AS3 oriented. My task was to do some cool creative stuff using the OpenFrameworks which is C++. Having absolutely no C background what so ever I was very overwhelmed at first, I have had to never had to worry about things… Read more »

3D Flash Player

I know this is old news but here it is a short entry anyway.. Adobe Max just finished up about a week ago and the main thing that caught my eye is the new GPU accelerated Flash Player that comes to the table. Code name ‘molehill’ will finally bring GPU accelerated goodness to the Flash… Read more »

IDE Showdown, IntelliJ, FDT, FlashDevelop

I was given a task of Evaluating a few AS3 IDE’s and though I’d spend my own time writing a entry on the blog to share my findings as it’s been too long since i posted my last entry. Before I begin… I’ve used used all 3 IDE’s for at least a months to familiarise… Read more »

Gaia and Robotlegs together

Gaia and Robotlegs together I have been doing a fair bit of adventuring in unchartered territory these last couple of months and the main things I have learnt is the concept of using programming frameworks.  I was recommended this combination by a wise person at the beginning of a project a project a few months… Read more »