Presented by: Michael Dabydeen (@firelinks)UG Berbice Campus 2012
• Speaker • Michael Dabydeen – Developer/Student from Guyana living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Find out more at http://www.michaeldabydeen.com/about/michael• This Talk • Designed for Students studying CSI 225 – Internet Computing at the University of Guyana, Berbice Campus. Presented via online conference using Google Hangout ™ (as an experiment)• Topic • Talk is about Flash & Multimedia as an interface concept, as course of study is focused on engineering User Interface (UI) Design, and understanding User Experience (UX).
How to create Flash Files ◦ Takes too long ◦ You can learn from good tutorials sites provided. How to create ActionScript Files ◦ Beyond the scope of this presentation and your course
All about Flash, Multimedia and RIA Understanding Flash Content, Content Types. How it integrates with the World Wide Web How to place flash content on your webpage All your questions you may have about Flash
Closed Sourced. Proprietary technology to Adobe Corporation ™. Security loop holes. Doesn’t well supported on all Operating Systems ◦ Unix based not well supported. Mobile Disaster ◦ Steve Jobs ◦ Apple vs. Adobe Performance/Load time (SLow
Good option for creative multimedia. Able to create rich internet applications (RIA) Stream media (Audio/Video)
Flash ◦ Adobe Flash Professional Flex ◦ Adobe platform for building flash content for mobile websites Air ◦ Adobe platform for “platform independent” applications ActionScript ◦ Programming Language used to create interaction with Flash content
.FLA – Workspace file created when using Adobe Flash Professional .SWF – Flash Movie Format .FLV, F4V, .MP4 – Flash Video Format