Adobe Flash CS5... what new features will it have that game and app and movie developers can utilize in order to make better, newer and sexier end products?
Adobe Flash CS5 has been released with new and powerful features that developers can take advantage of.... introducing:
o Creative Suite integration
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Flash Builder stuff can be inserted into your flash projects.
o Code Snippets panel
Can reduce the ActionScript 3.0 learning curve and enable greater creativity. Prebuilt codes are given and can be inserted more easily into the flash projects
o Video improvements
On-stage video scrubbing and a new cue points property inspector for new video-editing.
o Deco drawing tools
Add advanced animation effects with a new comprehensive set of brushes for the Deco tool.
o Spring for Bones
Create more realistic inverse kinematic effects with new motion attributes added to the Bones tool.
o XML-based FLA source files
Manage and modify projects using source control systems and collaborate on files more easily.
o Wide content distribution
Using Adobe AIR for desktop applications and mobile platforms including the iPhone, or Adobe Flash Player for browser-based experiences, you can publish your content anywhere.
o Flash Builder integration
Instead of the flash interface, you can Use Flash Builder as your primary ActionScript editor for Flash Professional projects.