I’m due on an advanced Flash course in early June, which should be fun and show me the path to making more use of the package into the bargain. Look out for the addition of pointless pages on the site called something like “The Lab” (kudos to flammablejam.com!) or “The Playground” where I’ll get to do pointless motion effect Flash clips in the name of experimentation!
Seriously, though – Flash 5 is the best reason yet to take Flash as seriously as I’ve taken PHP in the last year.
It’s been an interesting week, checking out all of the sites re-designed for May 1st. I did notice several sites that had either boycotted the event or missed the deadline altogether.
Of the ones that had made it, it was good to see some fresh new looks out there. And if it was the intention of Reboot to freshen up the web, if only a little, then it was a job well done!
I’m sorry – really I am, what with recently discovering that NS6 is miles better than I had predicted, but I just didn’t have the time to make sure this worked in your browser.
So the chances are that you cant see anything at all and it’s all a mess even if you can. But I will fix it – the plan is to make this site fully standards compliant. Although this may take a few months!