Thoughts and guides about some of the stuff I do.

Set up Adobe AIR with AIRFacebook v2.x

02 February 2018
Set up Adobe AIR with AIRFacebook v2.x

AIRFacebook offers a rich and cross-platform API to the latest Facebook SDK for iOS and Android.

Let’s see how you can easily implement social interaction in your Adobe AIR app and make it available to the millions of people using Facebook today!

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Upgrade notes for AIRFacebook 2.0.0

02 February 2018

AIRFacebook has been updated to version 2.0.0 which brings new, reworked ActionScript API and updated Facebook SDKs to version 4.30.0 for both iOS and Android. See below to learn what changes you need to make in order to use this new version of the extension.

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Ugrade notes for AIRFacebook 1.5.0

27 March 2017

The AIRFacebook extension has been updated to v1.5.0. There are no changes to the ActionScript API, however, the underlying Facebook SDKs have been updated to v4.20.2 (iOS) and v4.20.0 (Android). See below to learn what changes you need to make in order to use this new version of the extension.

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Facebook login with Chrome Custom Tabs

01 September 2016
Facebook login with Chrome Custom Tabs

Chrome Custom Tabs is an Android library providing in-app view with Chrome-like look and feel. Furthermore, it shares cookies stored by the browser and as a result, users don’t have to type in their account details again if they have signed in to Facebook before using Chrome. The library offers better user experience compared to in-app web view, which requires user’s details every time. Of course, if native Facebook app is installed, it’ll be used instead.

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Upgrade notes for AIRFacebook 1.4.0

10 June 2016

The AIRFacebook extension has been updated to v1.4.0. There are no changes to the ActionScript API, however, the underlying Facebook SDKs have been updated to v4.12.0 (iOS) and v4.12.1 (Android). See below to learn what changes you need to make in order to use this new version of the extension.

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Getting started with AIRFacebook API

14 September 2015
Getting started with AIRFacebook API

The Facebook platform offers a number of features that we can easily implement using AIRFacebook ANE and provide great social experience for our users. In this post, we’ll take a look how to use the ANE to perform the following tasks in our app:

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Using AIRFacebook listener interfaces

10 September 2015
Using AIRFacebook listener interfaces

In previous versions of the AIRFacebook ANE (v1.0.3 and older), the only way to retrieve results of various async requests was with the use of the standard Flash event model. You added your desired event to the dispatcher, created corresponding handler, made the request, removed the event from the dispatcher and played around with the event object that you received. After all, that is what AS3 devs have been doing for years, until signals happened.

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Set up Adobe AIR app with Facebook

10 September 2015
Set up Adobe AIR app with Facebook

AIRFacebook offers a rich and cross-platform API to the latest Facebook SDK for iOS and Android.

Let’s see how you can easily implement social interaction in your Adobe AIR app and make it available to the millions of people using Facebook today!

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