Streaming Content to Google Chromecast with MPEG-DASH

A few weeks ago Google released Chromecast, a device which plugs into the HDMI port of a TV, and can stream content directly to the TV, with controls from either a mobile device or a computer. The Chromecast device is a powerful tool that utilizes the latest features HTML5 to Continue Reading

Streaming Video to HTML

I had the opportunity to present about HTML Streaming solutions to the cf.objective conference today.  I was thrilled to have a very engaged audience, who asked lots of intelligent, thought provoking questions.  As promised, the slides are available here.   Streaming video to html from jeff tapper

Lots of new prereleases from adobe

Late last night adobe released several new betas on the labs.adobe.com site, including: • 64 bit Flash Player (Code Named “Square”) • Flex 4.5 SDK (Code Named “Hero”) • Flash Builder Next (Code Named “Burrito”) • Flash Catalyst Next (Coe Named “Panini”) Square is obviously very interesting, as more and Continue Reading

What’s under your skin

At 360|Flex DC yesterday, I presented my “Whats under your skin” presentation, all about architecting components with skins and layouts. I had a great audience, who was very engaged and asked lots of pertinent questions. For anyone interested, here are the slides. The code for the ShoppingList component can be Continue Reading

Flex 360 tickets selling fast

Down to the last 5 (Cheap) tickets left for 360|Flex. Register now, save $100 and get the same awesome content for a little less coin. Act fast, these last tickets won’t last. When they’re gone, the regular price of $599 kicks in. Come on out and hear me give advice Continue Reading

Free Flex 4 Training in Chicago

I’ll be giving a free full-day, hands-on training session, where experienced ColdFusion Developers can learn how to build their first Flex application using the latest Flash Builder 4 beta software. This training is designed to help experienced ColdFusion developers get started in understanding how to add rich UI to existing Continue Reading

Do you want FlexUnit 4 support in FlexBuilder 4?

The Flex Builder needs to know if you, the flex community want FlexUnit 4 to be supported in FlexBuilder 4. Spend a few minutes reading about FlexUnit 4, and if you would like flexbuilder to support it, you can cast your vote for it here