Tagged: RIA

Inside Adobe AIR runtime

The Adobe AIR runtime may be a relatively new platform, but it actually embeds three highly mature and stable cross-platform technologies to power AIR applications. These are the following: WebKit: Used for rendering HTML...

Building an Adobe AIR app from scratch

I can talk all day about Adobe AIR capabilities and architecture, but in order for you to really understand how to develop apps, nothing works better than walking through each step of the development...

Discovering Adobe AIR

Adobe AIR enables Web developers to create cross-platform desktop applica- tions using and combining familiar Web technologies that they are already skilled in — such as HTML, JavaScript, Ajax, Flash, and Flex. Even though...

Getting Started with Adobe AIR

Web developers, unite! For all too long, Web developers have been oppressed by the shackles of the browser window, their creativity stifled by cross-browser compatibility issues, their self-image hurt by the scoffs of desktop...