Here it finally is, despite having a bit of a cold, my first episode of Skip Intro -- a bi-weekly podcast where I talk about Flash platform news and events. Audio quality needs some improvement but please bear with me for now.

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Happy holidays everyone!

Skip Intro Episode 1 - show notes

Flash platform news

- Mike Downey joining the Apollo team http://weblogs.macromedia.com/md/archives/2006/12/im_joining_the.cfm

- Mike Chambers video interview with Christian Cantrell http://weblogs.macromedia.com/mesh/archives/2006/12/video_christian.html - Kevin Lynch interviewed on Techcrunch podcast http://www.talkcrunch.com/2006/12/16/here-comes-adobe-apollo/

- Photoshop CS3 Beta released http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/photoshopcs3/ http://movielibrary.lynda.com/html/modPage.asp?ID=327&ref=swf

Feature of the week

- Flex Data Binding http://weblogs.macromedia.com/cantrell/archives/2006/11/fun_with_flex_d.cfm

- FlashDevelop http://www.flashdevelop.org

Podsafe music

- James Brown - Gut Bucket http://music.podshow.com

Reviews*

- ActionScript 3.0 Cookbook - Keith Peters, Darron Schall, Joey Lott - O'Reilly http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/0596526954/peterelstmult-21/ http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0596526954/peterelst-20/

- Advanced ActionScript 3.0 with Design Patterns - Joey Lott, Danny Patterson - Adobe Press http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/0321426568/peterelstmult-21/ http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0321426568/peterelst-20/

- Flash on the Beach, Brighton http://www.flashonthebeach.com http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/6169853.stm

Upcoming events

- January 8-9th - Flashforward @ Macworld, Moscone Center - San Francisco, CA http://www.flashforwardconference.com/

- January 18th - MMUG Belgium - Flex Showcase Event - Crowne Plaza hotel - Antwerp, Belgium http://www.mmug.be

- March 5-7th - 360Flex, eBay - San Jose, CA http://www.360Flex.org

- March 22-23rd - webDU 2007 - Hilton Conference Centre - Sydney, Australia http://www.webdu.com.au

Email the show

skipintro at peterelst dot com

*The links in the reviews section are affiliate links, if you want to support the Skip Intro podcast consider using these links when you want to purchase a book.

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