Monthly Archives: September 2006

Adobe User Group Geneva

Things begin more serious for the future Adobe User Group of Geneva, I’ve received the “go” from Adobe, the URL has just been settle on. You can already subscribe to our mailing list (so you’ll have all the information you need). I’m looking forward to hear about creative people in the region of Geneva, Switzerland.… Read More »

Free E-book : Web Designer’s Success Guide

Are you a freelance or wiling to be one ? If yes, I suggest that you download your copy of the Web Designer’s Success Guide. In this free e-books you will find a lot of useful tips to start you freelance business. Book overview : Transition from full-time to self-employment Freelance on the side to… Read More »

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom beta 4

From the labs : Beta 4 is the biggest milestone to date, with several enhancements and additions, including the achievement of full feature parity between the Windows and Mac OS versions of Lightroom. Download Adobe Photoshop Lightroom beta4, or here watch some video tutorials Ahmet

High-Definition TV from your Cell Phone

[…]A cell phone that can project a high-definition television image could soon be possible, say researchers at Cornell University who have developed a new microelectromechanical system (MEMS) for rapidly scanning wide areas with a laser. A projector based on the device would be about the size of dime and could cast a meter-wide image on… Read More »

Is Mobile VoIP To Boom?

[…]Mobile VoIP is expected to surpass fixed VoIP revenue by 2012, according to a study developed by Analysys. […] The capacity, cost per megabyte and quality of service of existing 3G cellular technologies [are] not yet adequate to support a significant move to wireless VoIP services. […] Exactly what I thought, price are too expansive… Read More »

Flash Lite Device Profile Update

Just had the info from the Flash Mobile Group : new device profile update(#4) for Flash Lite Emulator. Device Profiles on Adobe. Addition of the following new devices that support Flash Lite 1.1: * iriver U10 * Motorola L7 * Nokia 5500 * Nokia 6131 * Nokia 6136 * Nokia 6233 * Nokia 6234 *… Read More »

Web 2.0 Directory

If you haven’t seen it now you must check go2web20.net. It’s a “complete” Web 2.0 Directory. Very useful to discover new services. Ahmet

Open Source Web Conferencing

Dimdim is a Web Conferencing open source tool, still in Alpha-Version that seems to have a great future. There are a lot to say about it so I prefer to give directly the link 😉 By now it’s only work on IE and is full of bug but the idea is awesome. I guess it… Read More »

Flashforward Podcasts-Video

If like me you hadn’t the luck to be at Austin for the Flashforward, you still can gather some informations 😉 Don’t miss the Videocasts from the Flashforward blog (lot of resources). Other various resources : Rhjr, FlashMag, A.Balkan. I can’t wait to see the final Adobe Flash9 (early 2007) 😀 Ahmet

Ever wanted to be a butcher?

Nice interactive video made from friends at zonoff. Every hit given to the rabbit (I guess, I’m not so used to see them furless) is from your click on the video. The best is to try it by yourself! There are some really funny video, check the archive for more 😉 Ahmet

What slows mobile development?

In my point of view, mobile world has 3 big problematic, first is Os and Platform and the wide variety of mobile generation, second is connection cost, third is user expectation. It’s how I see the mobile world from Switzerland, I don’t know how is it in the rest of the world but to begin… Read More »

GetMaxSize of a Shared Object (FlashLite 2)

Although it sound obvious once known it was quite a surprise for me. An example is better than a long sentence : [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.metah.ch/blog/image/fp_soClass.swf” height=”250″ width=”430″/] Here you can notice that to access the Size() of a SO you need : the_so.getSize (); but to get access to the MaxSize() of SO you need to… Read More »