Recent AIR content
Deepika Sharma (Dec 13, 2016)
Beginning with AIR 24, the developers can now use Android's App Links feature to associate an AIR application with their web domain. Android's App Link is a way to turn developer’s website links into app links.
Rakshit Sareen (Dec 07, 2016)
Learn how to send out local toast notifications and capture events using the Windows Toast Notification Native Extension and AIR.
Abhishek Jain (Aug 31, 2016)
Learn how to use the GameInput API to communicate with several different types of devices.
Abhishek Jain (Mar 15, 2016)
Use 3D Touch Native Extension to access 3D Touch APIs from your AIR app on iOS mobile devices.
Eric Simenel (Mar 11, 2016)
Abhishek Jain (Oct 01, 2015)
Use DataShare native extension to share data through installed applications on android and iOS mobile device.
 
Abhinav Dhandh (Mar 04, 2015)
Adobe has not only added universal 64-bit support but has also updated all Gaming SDK ANEs to support 64-bit packaging. These new ANEs should help game developers in adhering to the proposed application submission guidelines from Apple.
Adobe (Jun 19, 2014)
Find out how Rebellion developed and released Evil Genius Online, a game built using Adobe AIR.
Adobe (Jun 17, 2014)
Find out how InnoGames developed and released Rising Generals, a game built using Adobe AIR.
Adobe (Jun 17, 2014)
Find out how Yamago developed and released Hilomi, a game built using Adobe AIR.
Nimisha (May 30, 2014)
Adobe’s AIR 14.0 introduces the AIR Gamepad API that extends the use of Android devices as game controllers and second-screen interfaces.
Ruiyi Luo (May 09, 2014)
Philomena Dolla, Nimisha (Apr 29, 2014)
Adobe (Apr 28, 2014)
Find out what it takes to build and release a commercial game built using Adobe AIR.
Philomena Dolla, Varun Bhatia (Apr 08, 2014)
Mark Hood (Feb 11, 2014)
Implement, package, use, and debug a simple native extension for Android devices.
Philomena Dolla (Aug 12, 2013)
See the speed enhancement achieved by using domain memory to store byte arrays.
 
Alex Liebert (Jul 30, 2013)
Add In-App Billing to your Android app with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Pahup Bilala (Jul 16, 2013)
Learn to use and package the native extension for Android licensing with your app.
Sidney de Koning (Jul 15, 2013)
Use the TestFlight service to beta test your Adobe AIR iOS apps.

Alex Liebert (May 24, 2013)
Enable Facebook, Twitter, and email for your iOS app with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
vitapoly inc. (Apr 15, 2013)
Learn how to set up games built with Adobe AIR for turn-based Game Center multiplayer matches.
vitapoly inc. (Apr 15, 2013)
Set up real-time multiplayer matches, send and receive custom data between players, and enable voice chat.
Alex Liebert (Dec 19, 2012)
Enable iOS 6's built-in social networking and sharing UIs with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Alex Liebert (Dec 12, 2012)
Integrate social networking support for Facebook, Twitter, and email into your mobile AIR application.
Varun Bhatia (Oct 22, 2012)
Learn what launch image sizes are recommended for AIR apps running on iOS.
Nathan Weber (Aug 28, 2012)
Learn how to create the ActionScript library and the default implementation.
Nathan Weber (Aug 28, 2012)
Learn how to build the ANE file using the ADT tool.
Nathan Weber (Aug 28, 2012)
Learn how to create the iOS library for your native extension.
Nathan Weber (Aug 27, 2012)
Learn how to build the Android library for you to use the native extension on Android devices.
Nathan Weber (Aug 27, 2012)
Learn the basics of how to build native extensions for Adobe AIR.
Nathan Weber (Aug 27, 2012)
Follow the steps in the tutorial series to learn how to build your own AIR native extension.
Nimisha (Aug 21, 2012)
Learn how to incorporate push notifications when developing projects for iOS devices.
Alex Liebert (Aug 06, 2012)
Enable push notifications in your iOS app with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Neha Gupta (Jul 30, 2012)
Test and debug AIR apps with the iOS Simulator in Xcode.
Tom Krcha (Jul 16, 2012)
Exchange custom objects between ActionScript 3 and C, C++, or Objective-C with AIR native extensions for iOS.
Tom Krcha (Jul 09, 2012)
Learn how to transfer basic types such as arrays and Vector objects between ActionScript 3 and C.
Tom Krcha (Jun 25, 2012)
Learn how to transfer basic types such as Number, int, uint, String, and Boolean data between ActionScript 3 and C.
Alex Liebert (Jun 18, 2012)
 
Daniel Koestler (Jun 11, 2012)
Learn to create your own native extensions for Adobe AIR using simple code and compile native code for the Android platform.

Sarah Northway (Jun 11, 2012)
Learn some tips for adapting your Adobe AIR application to run in multiple screen sizes on a variety of mobile devices.
 
Oliver Goldman (Jun 08, 2012)
Learn how to extend the AIR runtime to achieve deeper integration with target devices and incorporate legacy native code in your apps.
Alex Liebert (Jun 04, 2012)
Learn where to acquire AIR native extensions, how to add them to a Flash Professional project, and how to access them via their ActionScript APIs.
Tomas Krcha (May 31, 2012)
Get the tips that helps you to speed up and improve the process of building AIR for iOS apps.
Alex Liebert (May 29, 2012)
Enable In-App Purchases for your iOS app with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Alex Liebert (May 16, 2012)
Add Game Center capabilities to your iOS game with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Alex Liebert (May 15, 2012)
Add support for the iAd Network to your iOS app with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Alex Liebert (May 15, 2012)
Integrate Google AdMob ads into your Android app with the Milkman Games AIR native extension.
Pahup Bilala (May 08, 2012)
Learn how to use Retina display on the new iPad.
 
Lee Brimelow, Thibault Imbert (Feb 27, 2012)
Watch this demo showing how Adobe AIR 3.2 enables developers to port their Flash games to mobile with up to 60 fps. (4:46)
 
Quentin Thiaucourt (Jan 30, 2012)
Create a Windows installer for your AIR captive runtime application using WiX.
Andrew Trice (Nov 30, 2011)
Learn about Adobe AIR with captive runtime support for mobile app development, which will benefit your Android projects built with Flash Builder. (1:40)
 
Andrew Trice (Nov 30, 2011)
Learn about Adobe AIR with captive runtime support which will provide seamless compatibility for your desktop applications built with Flash Builder. (2:18)
 
Andrew Trice (Nov 20, 2011)
Learn how Adobe AIR with captive runtime support can benefit your Flash Builder projects for Android OS. (1:40)
Andrew Trice (Nov 20, 2011)
See how Adobe AIR with captive runtime support provides seamless compatibility for your desktop apps built with Flash Builder. (2:18)
Holly Schinsky (Oct 13, 2011)
Learn how to rapidly build AIR applications for both desktop and mobile. (7:16)
Frank Jennings (Oct 10, 2011)
Learn about the Geolocation API, handling Geolocation events, and Android-related device permissions.
Sunil Bhaskaran (Oct 10, 2011)
Learn how to a create and use a StageWebView objects and manage browsing history.
Sunil Bhaskaran (Oct 10, 2011)
Learn how to create a Camera object, declare Android permission, and attach a camera to a Video object.
Sunil Bhaskaran (Oct 10, 2011)
Learn how to handle soft key events on mobile devices, such as Back, Menu, and Search.

James Li (Oct 04, 2011)
Get a close look at how this game was designed in Flash Professional, including coding for different runtimes.
Allen Ellison (Oct 03, 2011)
Take a tour of some popular Flash apps running on multiple devices and platforms. (3:37)
 
Morten Sandholt (Oct 03, 2011)
Review the main technical challenges overcome in developing this storybook app for multiple screen sizes and to achieve great performance.
Laura Arguello, Nahuel Foronda (Oct 03, 2011)
Approach development in Flex across multiple devices by exploring this task management application example.
Adobe (Oct 03, 2011)
Check out these high-performance mobile apps built with Flash technology targeting iOS, Android, and BlackBerry Tablet OS.
 
Digitas (Oct 03, 2011)
Learn about Digitas Cache II, an annual digital publication that runs on Adobe AIR.
Alex Liebert (Oct 03, 2011)
See an example of Flash game optimization for mobile by taking advantage of the GPU rendering mode and tweaking the display list.
Christian Cantrell (Sep 21, 2011)
Learn about the major new features in AIR 3, including API additions and support for iOS, Android, and Adobe AIR for TV.
Oliver Goldman (Sep 21, 2011)
Learn about the new captive runtime and custom installer options for desktop and mobile apps.
Adobe (Sep 21, 2011)
Use this native extension to access the gyroscope data of an Android or iOS mobile device from ActionScript.
Adobe (Sep 21, 2011)
Use this native extension in your AIR apps for iOS to get information for each network interface from ActionScript.
Adobe (Sep 21, 2011)
Use this native extensions to access the vibration feature of an Android or iOS mobile device from ActionScript.
Joe Ward (Aug 15, 2011)
Learn how to access data obtained via a media promise to a server.
Adobe (Aug 08, 2011)
Follow these steps to start building your first ActionScript application on Adobe AIR.
Oliver Goldman (Jul 25, 2011)
Discover essential features of Adobe AIR that support mobile device capabilities and learn how to optimize mobile apps across screens.
Jeanette Stallons (Jun 28, 2011)
Learn to use Flash Builder to deploy apps to iOS devices during development, testing, and deployment.
Jeanette Stallons (Jun 28, 2011)
Learn to use Flash Builder to deploy apps to Google Android devices during development, testing, and deployment.
Jeanette Stallons (Jun 27, 2011)
Learn to use Flash Builder to deploy apps to BlackBerry Tablet OS devices during development, testing, and deployment.
Renaun Erickson (Jun 14, 2011)
See the dramatic iOS application performance improvements in AIR 2.7. (2:07)
 
Mihai Corlan (May 03, 2011)
Learn how to digitally sign your AIR applications when targeting the desktop, using Flash Builder, Flash Professional, Dreamweaver, and the AIR SDK.

Adobe (May 03, 2011)
Learn how to digitally sign your AIR applications for the desktop as well as Android, BlackBerry Tablet OS, and iOS mobile devices.
Mihai Corlan (Apr 25, 2011)
Learn how to digitally sign your AIR applications for the desktop as well as Android, BlackBerry Tablet OS, and iOS mobile devices.
Ryan Stewart (Mar 22, 2011)
Learn about the new features of AIR 2.6 for iOS developers from this video and this overview article. (5:04)
 
Scott Castle (Mar 21, 2011)
Learn about the latest features and mobile capabilities on iOS and Android devices.
Christian Cantrell (Mar 21, 2011)
Learn about the new features and APIs available in AIR 2.6 on iOS.
Adobe (Mar 21, 2011)
Watch the demo of this fun game that Charlie Schulze easily published across multiple platforms using Flash Professional CS5, Flash Builder 4.5, and AIR 2.6.
 
Ryan Stewart (Mar 21, 2011)
Learn about the businesses and developer benefits of reusing existing resources to deploy apps for a wide range of devices such as smartphones, tablets, TVs, and the desktop. (2:04)
 
Mihai Corlan (Mar 21, 2011)
Include update capabilities in your AIR applications to ensure your clients always have the latest version of your apps.
Piotr Walczyszyn (Feb 28, 2011)
Learn to build your own custom update mechanism.
Don Woodward (Jan 06, 2011)
Take a tour of a variety of rich, interactive AIR applications running on a Samsung Smart TV. (3:45)
 
Mike Kirkup (Jan 06, 2011)
Mike Kirkup from RIM explains the capabilities of the BlackBerry Tablet OS and provides a few tips on developing apps for the PlayBook using Flash Platform technologies.
 
Sunil Bhaskaran (Nov 22, 2010)
Learn to launch system dialers and SMS clients on a mobile phone.
Aditya Bansod (Nov 01, 2010)
Learn about Adobe AIR for TV, a tuned and optimized version of AIR that is designed to work on TV hardware. (4:36)
 
Rich Tretola (Oct 26, 2010)
Create your first Flex application for Adobe AIR on Android.
Michael Chou, Aditya Bansod (Oct 25, 2010)
Learn about the new features and support for devices in AIR 2.5.
Aditya Bansod (Oct 25, 2010)
Watch various games and HD video running on a Samsung TV built using Adobe AIR 2.5. (2:41)
 
Mihai Corlan (Oct 24, 2010)
Understand how the AIRWebFontDemo sample application uses web fonts.
Mark Ellis, Dylan DePass (Oct 11, 2010)
Understand how to create and deploy an enterprise application across multiple screens.
Ron Nagy (Oct 11, 2010)
See how Adobe AIR for Android can benefit the enterprise with a highly dynamic employee directory app. (3:54)
Ryan Stewart (Sep 27, 2010)
Learn how to debug applications built with Adobe AIR right on your Android mobile device. (6:25)
 
Ryan Stewart (Sep 22, 2010)
Examine the capabilities of a geolocation application, enabled by Adobe AIR, on an Android device. (7:43)
 
Christophe Coenraets (Sep 10, 2010)
Watch a demo of a contact directory application built with Adobe AIR 2 for Android. (2:30)
 
Christophe Coenraets (Sep 07, 2010)
See the new capabilities of Adobe AIR 2 while exploring the functionality of embedding Tomcat into an application. (6:20)
 
Michael Chaize (Aug 31, 2010)
Learn about the seamless data transmission capabilities of Adobe AIR 2 with Java clients enabled by UDP. (7:17)
 
Greg Wilson (Aug 10, 2010)
Learn valuable information and pointers on how to deploy and control Adobe AIR in enterprise environments. (3:17)
 
Greg Wilson (Aug 10, 2010)
Learn about download security dialog support, mass storage device detection, open-with-default application, server socket, and new process for native applications. (6:47)
 
Christian Cantrell (Jul 26, 2010)
Improve the performance, usability, and security of Adobe AIR applications.
Joe Ward (Jun 10, 2010)
William Liang (Jun 10, 2010)
Use the NetworkInfo class in your Adobe AIR applications to obtain network interface information.
Christian Cantrell (Jun 10, 2010)
Learn to write a single application that automatically adapts to any screen size and any resolution.
William Liang (Feb 08, 2010)
Learn how to use the DNSResolver class to incorporate DNS lookups in your Adobe AIR applications.
Christian Cantrell (Nov 17, 2009)
Explore what you can do with the new SocketServer class in Adobe AIR 2.
Christian Cantrell (Nov 17, 2009)
Learn about the methods and properties to use for drag-and-drop/copy-and-paste operations.
Nick Kwiatkowski (Nov 17, 2009)
Find out how to access data from a sound card and save it to the hard drive or encapsulate it as a WAV file.
Daniel Koestler (Nov 17, 2009)
Use the new accessibility features of Adobe AIR to open your applications to a wider audience.
David Deraedt (Sep 21, 2009)
Find out what it takes to build and release a commercial Adobe AIR application from the ground up.
Christophe Coenraets (Apr 04, 2009)
Get an overview of the functionality of the Salesbuilder sample application.
Dan Carr, David Gonzalez (Mar 30, 2009)
Explore the Flash CS4 and AIR components workflow and learn to build and customize a sample AIR application.
David Deraedt (Mar 16, 2009)
Learn about the potential pitfalls when building and deploying an Adobe AIR application update.
Oliver Goldman (Mar 09, 2009)
Get an overview of the standard tuning techniques that will help you build better performing Adobe AIR applications.
 
Christophe Coenraets (Jan 19, 2009)
Explore three different approaches to accessing local data.
Joe Ward (Dec 17, 2008)
Use these best practices to develop Adobe AIR applications that work on Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.
Adobe (Sep 29, 2008)
Add a new look and feel to your Adobe AIR deployment with Grant Skinner's custom install badge.
Adobe (Sep 22, 2008)
Easily create install badges for your Adobe AIR applications with Grant Skinner's Badger application.
Peter Albert, Michael Labriola (Aug 25, 2008)
Install Adobe AIR with SMS, SCCM, or IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager Express.
David Tucker (Aug 18, 2008)
Build better Adobe AIR applications by noting these tips.
Adobe (Jul 01, 2008)
Watch how NASDAQ leverages Flex and Adobe AIR to deliver a desktop application that lets investors and brokers replay market activity.
Christian Cantrell (Jun 18, 2008)
Explore the localization functionality in Adobe AIR and understand the process of localizing a Flex app built on AIR.
 
Benjamin Dobler (Mar 31, 2008)
Meet Benjamin Dobler, picked for his knowledge of Flex and AIR and contributions to the RIA developer community.
Karl Matthews (Mar 17, 2008)
Easily create an XML document viewer in less than 300 lines of code.
Ethan Eismann (Feb 25, 2008)
Understand how you can use Adobe AIR to bring distinct brand experiences to the desktop.
Giorgio Natili (Feb 25, 2008)
Discover how you can turn your browser-based Flash application into a desktop application built on Adobe AIR.
David Tucker (Feb 25, 2008)
Explore the options you have to make installing your Adobe AIR apps easier for users.