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Kay Smoljak, Aug 05

Get Shorty: Trim the Fat with ColdFusion

Tired of the same old URL shorteners like TinyURL, tr.im or bit.ly? Ever wished you could run your very own URL shortener? In ColdFusion, it's probably easier than you think.
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Andrew Muller, Jul 28

Flash Catalyst: Mockup to Masterpiece, Part II

In the first part of this series, Andrew showed us how easy it is to mock up an application interface in Adobe Illustrator and Flash Catalyst. In part II, we'll add the rest of the code.
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Andrew Muller, Jul 22

Flash Catalyst: Mockup to Masterpiece, Part I

Flash Catalyst is an amazing new tool from Adobe that reinvents the process of building Rich Internet Applications. In this tutorial, the first of two parts, Andrew demonstrates building a nifty music library app using Flash Catalyst, Flash Builder, and, well, very little code at all.
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Kai Koenig, Jul 15

What's New in ColdFusion 9?

The ColdFusion 9 beta is finally here, and there's plenty to get excited about. In this article Kai reveals what you can expect from the next generation of Adobe ColdFusion. If you're up to a challenge, test your knowledge of what's new in ColdFusion with our quiz!
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Andrew Tetlaw, Jul 14

How To Store Adobe AIR Application Preferences Using JavaScript

Adobe AIR has a comprehensive JavaScript API, including methods for reading and writing to the file system. In this article Andrew will show you how easy it is to make your AIR application remember your users' preferences.
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Andrew Tetlaw, Jun 24

Take Your CSS to the Desktop with Adobe AIR!

Did you realize that if you know HTML, CSS, and JavaScript then you know enough to create your own desktop applications using Adobe AIR? In this article I'll demonstrate just how easy it is to create your own desktop app, complete with custom window design using nothing but CSS and jQuery.
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Jonathan Snook, Feb 25

A New Window on HTML-Based Adobe AIR Apps

If you've ever wondered about the best approach for multi-window applications, Jonathan Snook has some words of wisdom. In this article he looks at the options available when creating an Adobe AIR application. Answer the quiz to win a copy of Adobe CS4 Web Premium and Flex Builder Pro 3!
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Akash Mehta, Feb 11

Adobe AIR: Supercharged Development with Debugging

The AIR 1.5 update to Adobe's flagship RIA platform is here, and with it a host of new features to supercharge your development. In this article we'll look at the fantastic new debugging system, available in the Aptana IDE. The first 200 people to complete the quiz at the end will receive a free book!
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Andrew Muller, Jan 14

Building RIAs with the Adobe Flash Platform

In this article, Andrew explains some of the technologies that make up the Flash Platform, and how you can use them to build RIAs. The first 200 people to complete the quiz at the end will receive a free book!
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Alex Walker, Nov 14

3 Cool Tricks You Can Only Do In Photoshop CS4

Alex takes the latest release of Adobe's flagship product, Photoshop CS4, for a test drive. On his journey, he stumbles upon three awesome new features for adding a whole new dimension to your web graphics.
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Alex Walker, Oct 17

6 Things To Like About Dreamweaver CS4

Alex road tests the latest edition of Dreamweaver and finds more than enough good reasons to justify an upgrade. Some of the cool new features include: advanced JavaScript interpretation, a Code Navigator, and a more user-friendly interface.
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Akash Mehta, Oct 01

Learn Adobe AIR, Part III: Beyond the Browser

In this tutorial, the third in Akash's series on learning Adobe AIR, you'll see how to convert your own web application to a nifty desktop application. Along the way, you'll also learn how to upload files, talk to the server, and more. Take a quiz to win a free book!
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Kay Smoljak, Sep 05

The release of ColdFusion 9...

CF9 the shirt, that is. If you’re eagerly anticipating ColdFusion 9 – codenamed Centaur – you can now get the unofficial tshirt. As well as looking after your fashion woes, Kay wraps up the latest developments in the ColdFusion community from this week.
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Kay Smoljak, Aug 29

All's Quiet on the CF Front...

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Akash Mehta, Aug 28

Learn Adobe AIR, Part II: Build a Customer Management App

Part II of Akash's Adobe AIR tutorials describes how to build a simple Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application. Take the quiz at the end and receive a free pocket guide: Adobe AIR For JavaScript Developers, courtesy of Adobe!
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Kay Smoljak, Aug 25

10 Questions for Isaac Dealey on the OnTap Framework

Isaac Dealey is the author of two ColdFusion frameworks: onTap and an object relational mapper called DataFaucet. SitePoint recently had the privilege of sitting down with him for a discussion about his frameworks.
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Kay Smoljak, Aug 22

The Week In ColdFusion: 13-19 Aug: And amongst the Gurus, an ArgumentCollection did break out

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Akash Mehta, Aug 21

Learn Adobe AIR, Part I: Build A Note Storage App

Following up from his competition-winning tutorial, Akash explains how to use Adobe AIR to build a handy notes storage app. This is the first of three articles on building web-enabled desktop applications using the exciting Adobe AIR platform.
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Kevin Yank, Jul 16

Google’s Flash Indexing Disaster

On July 1st, Google announced that, using technology provided by Adobe, it had enhanced the Google Search Engine to index the text embedded within Flash movies. What followed was bad advice from Google, second-guessing by web developers, and finally a few straight answers.
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Kay Smoljak, Jul 11

The Week in ColdFusion, 2-8 July: Object-oriented CFML for fun and profit

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Kay Smoljak, Jul 04

The Week In ColdFusion: June 25-July 1: An unconference, a new book and a boatload of code

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Kay Smoljak, Jun 27

The Week in ColdFusion: 18-24 June: CFML, Fast and Furious

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Kay Smoljak, Jun 20

The Week in ColdFusion: 11–17 June: ColdFusion 9 sneak peak leaks

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Fabio Cevasco, Jun 17

Firefox 3: What's New, What's Hot, and What's Not

It's Firefox 3 Download Day! To celebrate the latest release of everyone's favorite open source browser, Fabio takes you through the ins and the outs of what's new in Firefox 3.