Did you know that yesterday (August 10th, 2006) was the 10th anniversay of Flash? It’ come a long way baby. From FutureSplash in 1996 to today’s Flash 8 it has certainly matured over the years … and it aint stopping now.
Visit this site to get a glimpse of just how much Flash has changed over the years: http://www.guidebookgallery.org/splashes/flash.
Visit the Adobe site to view a video on the Making of Flash 8: http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flash/video/team/
Read what Jonothan Gay (the creator of FutureSplash) has to say about The History of Flash: http://www.adobe.com/macromedia/events/john_gay/.
To celebrate Flash’s 10 year birthday, Adobe is giving registered users of Flash Professional 8 a preview release of Flash Professional 9 with ActionScript 3. The final version is set to ship sometime in 2007. Visit Adobe Lab to get your “Preview” copy: http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flash9as3preview/.
Way to go Adobe! Keep the party rockin’!!