Who doesn’t want to share new ideas, buzzing innovations, fantastic AIR applications or get acquainted to newer developments that bring the whole world to your desktop? From Music to Communications, Business to Games, Tools to Shopping and Travel to Science, there is something for everybody at the ADOBE AIR Marketplace. Since most of the shared applications are free, you should grab a pie of each and enjoy a whole new experience.
Wow check this news at adobe air team blog. Adobe announces that Adobe AIR has been installed 100 Million times!!! And Adobe expects 80% Adobe AIR penetration by the second quarter of 2009
Read more on Adobe AIR 100 Million Installations on Adobe air blog
And also an nice article on the topic at techcrunch
Heres a good news for all iPhone fans Mike Chambers from Adobe releases a new iphone application for quick and easy access to the Actionscript 3 class, API’s and reference documents on the Go !
You can install the application directly from iTunes app store, And its Free !
How about developing a game in Adobe AIR and controlling it Via Wii remote cool
This tutorials uses a third party tool MoteDeamon to connect Wii remote for data reading and rest of the functionality is within the adobe air application.
The MoteDeamon uses the Bluetooth of your Mac to find Wii remotes in range and to connect. Once connected it straems Wii remote data to the local port.
Learn more on Creating Adobe AIR game controlled with a Wii remote and also download source.
Note: This works on Mac however by going through the source should able to make it work for windows.
FCG – Flex Code Generator is an AIR application which primary goal is to automatically provide the base code for your RemoteObject based Flex applications. Basically, it means That it reads some code from the server side, and creates a bunch of MXML and AS files to boost your productivity. Its goal is not to create a ready-to-use application, but to Provide the tools you need to do so as quickly as possible.
Read more about it and its features at Adobe AIR AS3 code generator also source code available for download.