Jun 29

After 3 years, Apple iOS start getting some flash love

It was on this day 3 years ago that the original iPhone hit the shelves in the US. Most people wont remember the day as the 29th of June 2007, instead they see it as the day the race to building better phones wasnt in the features(ie Nokia phones of the day). Instead the mobile phone market was suddenly met with the formidable force that was Apple Inc.

Lots of controversy has surrounded the mobile platform over the past 3 years. However I think that bringing Flash to the mobile device has been the most controversial. So much so that the CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs has even issued a press release to give Apple a voice to the matter.

A few weeks ago, I stumbled onto an excellent iPhone application that should inspire all flash developers to Continue reading

May 15

Clash of the particles

On 6th of May 2010 courtesy of RocketBoots, Manoj Vekaria and I presented at WebDU regarding the performance of various Rich Internet Application(RIA) platforms available to developers today. In essence, we compared the performance of old technologies(Java applets, Action Script 2), current technologies(Action Script 3, Silverlight) and upcoming technologies(WebGL) and Continue reading