Category Archives: flash

NME Font Rendering

I notice FreeType has a new version out, which has some reasonable changes since a key patent has expired. Version 2.3.9, Default Version 2.3.9, AutoHinting Version 2.4.4, Default Version 2.4.4, AutoHinting Flash (Mac) GDI Threshold (Current) GDI AA GDI AA … Continue reading

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Android Port – Second Look

I have looked into some of the performance aspects of the Android port, and I’ve come to some conclusions. Firstly, after looking at the disassembly, there did not seem to be any additional code associated with exception handling, so there … Continue reading

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JavaScript – ready or not.

JavaScript Performance There have been some very promising improvements in JavaScript performance, but exactly how good is it? It turns out, that there is a pretty easy way to work this out – thanks to haxe. Haxe allows the same … Continue reading

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Bravo, Apple

Finally, Apple is doing away with those arrogant upstarts who think then can write a few lines in a high level language and call it a program. Their new developer agreement requires: 3.3.1 – Applications may only use Documented APIs … Continue reading

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Hxcpp 0.4, NME 0.9, Neash 0.9 Released!

What the flash? What is Hxcpp? Hxcpp is the c++ backend for haxe. This means you can compile haxe code to c++ code, and then compile this to a native executable, for Windows, Linux or Mac. What is NME? NME … Continue reading

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Haxe Preloader For Flash – Written in Haxe.

There has been some talk about creating flash preloaders for haxe. However, these methods step outside the haxe toolchain and add some additional complication. I have come up with a reasonably simple method for creating a haxe preloader in haxe, … Continue reading

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