Monthly Archives: May 2006

Adobe Developer Week

[From Adobe Dev Center] For the first time ever, Adobe will host an online Developer Week conference, June 12–16, to share with developers the background and significance behind the Adobe Engagement Platform—and provide real-world sessions to illustrate how the platform works, the Adobe products it comprises—such as Flex—and its impact on the developer community. I’ll… Read More »

Flash Statistics update

Nearly two month ago I published my Flash Stats Engine, now here are the result I get from it and the use of other stats engine. Data was gathered from more than 6000 different IP. On system that did already have Flash Player 7 installed and javascript enabled, this is the first bias. The second… Read More »

Google Analytics Invitation

After months of patient waiting I finally received an invitation code for Google Analytics. It gives a lot of useful statistics about different views from Marketing Optimization and Content Optimization. I warmly suggest it if you aren’t happy with your statistics tools. There even is a stats about Flash version. Google Analytics tells you everything… Read More »

How to Design Flash Pages for Google

Interesting article about designing pages for Google found on informit.com by J. Gonzalez. It explain how to use the Flash Search Engine SDK (win/lnx only). Flash Search Engine SDK emulate how would Google analyze your swf.

Video time-warping machine with a tangible deformable screen

The KHRONOS PROJECTOR, […]go beyond these forms of exclusive temporal control, by giving the user an entirely new dimension to play with: by touching the projection screen, the user is able to send parts of the image forward or backwards in time. By actually touching a deformable projection screen, shaking it or curling it, separate… Read More »

MovieClip ScrollBar

I had to made a scrollbar for a movieClip created by ActionScript. All that ended with a function: ScrollMc(MovieClip2Scroll, ScrollBarMc); It supports all movieClip (at least I hope, tell me if not) and you can have multiple scrollbar over multiple MC (multiple scrollbar for one MC also work). [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.metah.ch/blog/image/sampleScroll.swf” height=”300″ width=”400″ /] Download source… Read More »

Aperture future in question

Apple recently asked the engineering team behind its Aperture photo editing and management software to leave[…] […] hope for Aperture’s future is that the application’s problems are said to be so extensive that any version 2.0 would require major portions of code to be entirely rewritten. […] an entirely new engineering team could salvage the… Read More »

Flv Player mixed with Xml

For a project I had to make a little flash player linked with XML. It can also be used as a videofolio, at least I hope so 😉 Here it is: [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.metah.ch/blog/image/Flvplayback.swf” height=”400″ width=”450″ /] Sources Fla, Xml, As or FullSize Demo To make it work for your use just edits: extraitFLV_xml.load(“../myFlv.xml”); my_flvPb.skin =… Read More »