Software

Flash point for Flash animation

Macromedia beefs up visuals and mobile features for its animation software. Also: Why some people see Flash as the enemy.

Macromedia beefs up visuals and mobile features for its animation software. Also: Why some people see Flash as the enemy.

Big changes ahead for Flash

Macromedia promises significant changes to Flash interface and video capabilities, and talks about tech for cell phones.
April 7, 2005

blog Representatives of Macromedia and CNET experience a flash of embarrassment during a Flash video demo.
April 7, 2005

Lessig preaches openness to Flash faithful

Copyright reformer Lawrence Lessig urges the creation of free content on the proprietary Flash platform.
April 6, 2005

Flash authors strive for Google-friendly sites

What if you built a Web site in Flash and no one could find it? That's the worry that gripped Flash developers at a San Francisco conference.
April 6, 2005

previous coverage

Firefox improves pop-up ad blocking

Mozilla developers fight back against companies who use Java- and Flash-based pop-up and pop-under advertisements.
April 4, 2005

Software turns .Net to Flash

Xamlon prepares to release software it says will let any Windows developer write Flash-based applications.
March 30, 2005