May 28

Flash News of the Week—Smartphones Run HTML5 a lot Slower Than PCs

Benchmarks run by Spaceport.io show that HTML5 runs “six to ten times slower” on smartphones than on “a modern laptop” — in this case, a MacBook Pro with an Intel Core i7 processor. “Repeated tests, using a variety of animation techniques, show that while modern iOS and Android smartphones can handle simple HTML5 games like blackjack and Scrabble, complex games and applications are much further down the road,” says Spaceport.

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May 24

Flash Stats of the Week—SWF Embed Usage Trends from Apr 11 to May 12

Today, we are going to share some stats about SWF usage. These stats demonstrate the usage trend of SWF embedded website, which gives you a clear vision about some aspects of web development in the past year.

Adobe Flash content usage trends

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May 16

Flash Tool of the Week—FlashDevelop

This week, the Flash tool we are going to share is FlashDevelop—a free and open source code editor for every Flash devs. It is one of the most frequently used tools for Flash development.

According to the research of Flash game market 2011, after AS3, FlashDevelop is the most popular tools preferred by 52.3% of all developers. It is a fast and easy to use tool for Flash users.

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May 15

Now You can Have Sothink SWF Catcher, T-shirt and Coupon, All for Free!

Now You can Have Sothink SWF Catcher, T-shirt and Coupon, All for Free!
Now there is a chance to win free Sothink SWF Catcher, free T-shirt and free coupon, all for free!

In order to interact with our users, we initiate an interesting activity on Facebook called “SWF Catcher Slogan Contest”. We offer extremely attractive prize for the users who excel in the contest. You are welcome to join our interesting activity and get your chance to excel.

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May 15

Flash Stats of the Week—Flash Game Market Survey 2

In the last post, we’ve shared the first part of Flash game market survey stats; today, we are going to post the 2nd part. This part of stats mainly focused on Flash game devs & pubs, their mobile strategy, Flash game websites income and etc.

Mobile market is undergoing a rapid development in the recent years. The success of Angry Birds in last year proves the huge potential strength contained in mobile market. The trend also brings great impact on Flash game development. So what’s the devs & pubs’ response to the trend? Are they going to keep up with the date?

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May 15

How to Learn Flash and ActionScript

Flash has a significant role, it solves a problem and it makes our lives better. In the multimedia world, Flash enables developers to make interactivity and pleasing animations for games, banners, advertisements and etc. On the other hand, as the programming language of Flash, ActionScript is used on web pages in the form of embedded SWF files. Both are used for anything from artistic animation to producing business applications.

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May 14

Flash News of the Week—Adobe Promises to Patch Vulnerability of Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash Pro

Flash News of the Week—Adobe Promises to Patch Vulnerability of Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash Pro
After a complaint from outraged users and security experts alike, Adobe has changed direction and promised to provide free patches for older versions of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash Professional to close eight critical vulnerabilities. The company didn’t specify when the free updates would be available for users.

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May 11

Here is a Method That is Helping Tech Geek Send Mother’s Day Gift

“You’ve been the greatest mother to me
Teaching me many things that others never see
And so I write to you this very day
That The Lord may bless you in every way”

Mother is always the dearest and sweetest person in our life. She is the best blessing by Almighty God! As you grow to a man, have you ever notice the wrinkles on her face? Have you ever realize her back is bending? Have you ever see the trace left by time on her?

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