Adobe AIR

StockQ: Adobe AIR App

Updated StockQ app to version 0.8. This version is compatible with Adobe AIR beta 3 runtime. Hopefully, this will be compatible with Adobe AIR 1.0 release as well. There is no change in feature set, only the packaging was changed to use the latest Adobe AIR SDK. You might have heard the buzz surrounding Adobe AIR which allows developers to run HTML, AJAX and Flash applications from desktop. I've been using Adobe Flex for web applications with no desktop footprint and was interested in seeing how an online technology would perform in desktop environment. It was an opportunity for me to play with thick-client apps after almost 10 years, things have definitely changed in the last decade. It was fun using Adobe Flex Builder 3, the editor still has some distance to go to match Eclipse based Jav…