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Report from the Game Developers Conference.I spent all last week at the Game Developers Conference in San Jose. This is my favorite annual event. As usual, I spoke about Shockwave and Flash. I had about 40 people in my full-day “tutorial.” I was surprised by two things: the majority interest in Director and 3D as […]

Posted on March 25, 2002 at 11:00 pm by Gary Rosenzweig · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Flash MX is now available! You can buy it on the Macromedia site for $499 or $199 for an upgrade. The Flash 6 player is also available for download. Macromedia’s site seems overloaded right now so you might want to wait to try and buy it. I was able to get the player with no […]

Posted on March 14, 2002 at 11:00 pm by Gary Rosenzweig · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Old Developer Dispatch newsletters have been archived here.

Posted on March 12, 2002 at 11:00 am by Gary Rosenzweig · Permalink · Leave a comment
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FlashForward 2002 will be in San Francisco on April 2-3. They must have announced it earlier, but the press release went out today. Once again, I won’t be there. After two years of trying, I’ve given up trying to contact someone there about speaking at it. I’m not sure how they decide on speakers, but […]

Posted on March 6, 2002 at 11:00 pm by Gary Rosenzweig · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Macromedia announces Flash MX, AKA Flash 6. New features will include video support, dynamic JPEG and MP3 loading, local shared objects, and an overhauled ActionScript editor.

Posted on March 4, 2002 at 12:00 pm by Gary Rosenzweig · Permalink · Leave a comment
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