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ActionScript 3.0, AIR, Android »

[6 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

The beta release provides access to the AIR 3.3 runtime and SDK for Windows, Mac OS, iOS and Android.
The key features and benefits of AIR 3.3 are:
USB debugging for AIR iOS — This new feature allows the iOS developer to connect to the desktop via USB while debugging their mobile applications instead of relying on network connectivity.
Enhanced Background behavior for AIR iOS — Background support now more closely resembles native applications in iOS. In addition to some basic multitasking and background audio support that is already enabled with AIR for …

AIR, Android, HTML5 »

[28 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

Appliness is the first digital magazine for web application developers. Today, developers can use web standards (HTML, JavaScript, and CSS) to build cross-platform applications for desktop, mobile, and tablet devices.

The contributors to Appliness are all professional developers who have vast experience in developing such applications and are eager to share with you their favorite techniques, the tools they use most, and the libraries and frameworks they like to employ. In addition, the magazine will also highlight some of today’s most talented developers.
Adobe believe that tablets can become a cool medium …

Android, Design, Google »

[13 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) marks a major milestone for Android design. We touched nearly every pixel of the system as we expanded the new design approaches introduced in Honeycomb tablets to all types of mobile devices. Starting with the most basic elements, we introduced a new font, Roboto, designed for high-resolution displays. Other big changes include framework-level action bars on phones and support for new phones without physical buttons.
Android’s system UI provides the framework on top of which you build your app. Important aspects include the Home screen experience, …

Android »

[22 Dec 2011 | One Comment | ]

Aakash tablet, world low cost tablet pc of RS 2,500 has been sold out. The upgraded version of it UbiSlate 7 is available for preorder and will be available late January with the cost price of Rs.2,999

UbiSlate 7 (The upgraded version of Aakash)

Late January


Arm11 – 366Mhz
Cortex A8 – 700 Mhz

2100 mAh
3200 mAh

Android 2.2
Android 2.3

WiFi & GPRS (SIM & Phone functionality)

The commercial version of Aakash tablet, known as Ubislate 7. DataWind, the Canadian company that is manufacturing Aakash Tablet, And The CEO of DataWind is Mr. Suneet Singh Tuli.
UbiSlate Features:
. …

ActionScript 3.0, AIR, Android, Flash CS4, Flash CS5 »

[28 Feb 2011 | One Comment | ]

TinyUrl is a url shortener such as bit.ly or TinyUrl to share your favorite blog posts and links on the network.
Actionscript – as3 version of TinyUrl creation:
import flash.events.*
import flash.net.*;
import flash.net.URLVariables;

var variables:URLVariables = new URLVariables();
variables.url = String(“http://www.designscripting.com”);
sendAndLoad(“http://tinyurl.com/api-create.php”, variables)

function sendAndLoad( url:String, _vars:URLVariables ):void {

var request:URLRequest = new URLRequest(url);
var _urlloader:URLLoader = new URLLoader();
_urlloader.dataFormat = URLLoaderDataFormat.TEXT;
request.data = _vars;
request.method = URLRequestMethod.POST;
_urlloader.addEventListener(Event.COMPLETE, handleComplete);
_urlloader.addEventListener(IOErrorEvent.IO_ERROR, onIOError);

function handleComplete(event:Event):void {
var loader:URLLoader = URLLoader(event.target);
trace(“TinyURL: ” + loader.data);
function onIOError(event:IOErrorEvent):void {
trace(“Error loading URL.”);
In the above Actionscript code change the URL string and run the application to generate the shortened Url.
variables.url = String(“http://www.designscripting.com”);
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