Mobile Flash Apps in Visual Studio
The latest beta of Amethyst includes the first beta of some mobile tools which we have in development.
Programming and debugging apps for mobile devices is something that is likely to become increasingly important for Flash developers. I explained recently how to program, deploy and debug an Android app in Visual Studio using Amethyst.
We also plan to allow developers to target other mobile platforms such as Blackberry and iOS. In the first beta of our mobile development tools, there are quite a lot of different steps (too many!) you have to go through to set all the defaults and configuration options. We want to simplify this and make it much easier to build and deploy for one or multiple mobile platforms. I’ll have more to say about that shortly. In the meantime, here’s a sneak peek at a new wizard that should make it into our next beta release....