Flash Player 11 alpha released
Yesterday I wondered when Adobe would release their new Flash Player with hardware accelerated 3D. Today I heard about their Flash Player Incubator program. The Incubator is a technology preview program for more adventurous developers who are willing to experiment with Flash Platform runtime features that are in early development stages. Visit the MAX Racer demo created by Alternativa3D to...
Unity will publish to Flash Player →
Unity 3 is a game development tool that has been designed to let you focus on creating amazing games. Unity had some big news today at the Flash Gaming Summit in San Francisco. They said that it will be possible to run Unity games in the upcoming version of the Flash Player (codenamed Molehill). “Molehill” is the code name for a new set of low-level, GPU-accelerated 3D APIs...
Secret Lives of Great Artists
I picked up a copy of the Secret Lives of Great Artists when I was at MoMA in NYC a couple of weeks ago and it’s a fun read. For example, did you know that Michelangelo considered himself a sculptor and not a painter. That Pope Julius II summoned him to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome? And Michelangelo had such a repellent body odor that his assistents couldn’t stand...