Today, we are going to share a Flash 3D tool—Away 3D. Away3D is a real-time 3D engine for Flash in ActionScript 3.0. The engine is open source under the Apache 2.0 license and is free to use for any projects.
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.
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
It appears that ditching Adobe System’ Flash Player wasn’t as easy as Microsoft thought earlier this year.
Because screenshots from WinUnleaked show the browser plug-in working even in the Metro version of IE10 where Microsoft had earlier said plug-ins would be barred.
In today’s “Flash Tool of the Week”, we are going to share a functional Flash software—SWF Decompiler. Like the name mentioned, the software is capable of decompiling, debugging, checking and viewing SWF & ActionScript structure.
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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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?
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.
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.