Monthly Archives: March 2011

Testing Mobile Websites with XAMPP

Many web designers and developers are diving into mobile websites.  This might include using media queries to swap out CSS files, building HTML5 animations with Wallaby or detecting device capabilities with WURLF.  Whatever the case may be, multiscreen development can be a little difficult when it comes to testing.  Dreamweaver CS5 added some nice features for testing different screen sizes, but this just isn’t the same as testing on a physical device.  It would be great to test a local … Continue reading

Captivate 5 Webinar Recap

We just finished a great webinar on some of the new features of Captivate 5.  The webinar was mostly a demonstration, but here are the slides.  They are short, but have some good information on Captivate and the new features of Captivate 5. Captivate 5 Webinar Slides View more presentations from easelsolutions.

New tutorial video posted: Wallaby!

Adobe just posted Wallaby to their Labs website. Wallaby allows you to convert an FLA file to an HTML5 animation.  This allows animators to use Flash CS5 like they usually do to create banner ads and other animations.  The benefit is being able to convert that Flash animation to an HTML5 equivalent.  This video demonstrates how to add a Flash animation to a webpage, and then use Wallaby to provide an alternative HTML5 version.  Two animations for the price of … Continue reading

MNSWF Camp Registration Now Open!

MN Swf Camp is back for 2011 with a great line up of local Flash, Flex & Air developers talking about lots of exciting new topics. Don’t miss this great day-long event of learning and networking. Registration is opened.  SWF Camp has sold out the last 3 years so don’t delay. At only $40 it’s a steal of a deal and a great way to get up to speed on a bunch of topics. The networking is great for everyone from students … Continue reading