Macromedia.com invisible?

Congratulations Macromedia, with a new site. I like the design, but that is about all the good things I can say about the site. I guess it is true that a picture is worth more than a thousand words. In this case its worth more than any words, because without Flash – using Opera -…… Continue reading Macromedia.com invisible?

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Mike Chambers picks up the stick on ActionScript documentation

This is something I discussed with Jeremy Allaire and possibly also Mike Chambers two years ago – At FlashForward in NYC 2001. The PHP documentation has been the prime example of good documentation and function reference on the web for a long time, and in my interview with Jeremy in 2001 I brought it up,…… Continue reading Mike Chambers picks up the stick on ActionScript documentation

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Undead: Valyard.ru

One of the coolest Flash blogs disappeared because of lack of feedback a while back – and is back now: valyard|ru Lets try to keep Valyard inspired, the work he does is so good for showing the united creativity of the Flash community – we can’t afford to loose him again :-)

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On the top of the cool scale: AMF PHP

This is plenty cool. The reverse engineering of Macromedia’s proprietary data format AMF (ActionScript Message Format) has spawned a project on Sourceforge – AMF PHP – Flash remoting for PHP The reverse engineering of Macromedias AMF format is still in progress, but is already looking very promising. Only wish Macromedia themselves would have released the…… Continue reading On the top of the cool scale: AMF PHP

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Flash site deaths update

Jason Key (Flash Distracted) has written about “Flash Resources in Flux”, good someone is taking the time to make up status for the Flash resources right now. Better yet, take the time to tell Jason (or me) which sites you think are alive and working resources for Flash developers and designers right now. Come on,…… Continue reading Flash site deaths update

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Flash in Norwegian

Congratulations is in order for my good friend Jensa on his first finished book project! It should be in stores soon, and is already available on some norwegian online book stores. The bad news for most of the people of the world is that the book is in Norwegian – a language only 0,09% of…… Continue reading Flash in Norwegian

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2002 Flash site deaths – and what wasn’t done about it

There has been quite a lot of “deaths” in the Flash resources the last year. Its especially noticeable for me, since I edit for some humanly indexed catalogs of internet sites. One of the flash sites and discussion forums that disappeared in 2002 was were-here.com – a domain that is about to expire, and I…… Continue reading 2002 Flash site deaths – and what wasn’t done about it

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