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Deploying AIR Apps for Android on the BlackBerry PlayBook - New Toronto Group

Deploying AIR Apps for Android on the BlackBerry PlayBook

| May 30th, 2011 by Andrei Vanahel

By Andrei Vanahel - Consultant Recently RIM confirmed that Android apps will eventually run on the BlackBerry PlayBook device (last time I checked it should be at some point this summer). But there are currently some extra steps required in order to get AIR apps for Android running on the PlayBook.I know that your Android app has a nice descriptive name but let's call it "MyApp.apk"1. Unzip the MyApp.apk…

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Posted in AIR, Android, BlackBerry, mobile apps, mobile development, os, playbook, sdk | 2 Comments

BlackBerry PlayBook Developer Links - New Toronto Group

BlackBerry PlayBook Developer Links

| May 29th, 2011 by Oliver Merk

General Developer Software Downloads BlackBerry App World App World Vendor Portal Signing Applications Developing Adobe AIR Application for PlayBook Development Setup – Step by Step Running unsigned applications using a debug token Creating a debug token at the command line Getting started with PlayBook and Adobe AIR (video) More PlayBook / AIR related links QNX Components for AIR…

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Posted in adobe, AIR, BlackBerry, os, playbook, qnx, sdk, tablet, WebWorks | 1 Comments

Adobe Connect: e-Health 2011 - May 29 to June 1st, 2011 - New Toronto Group

Adobe Connect: e-Health 2011 - May 29 to June 1st, 2011

| May 18th, 2011 by Glenn James

New Toronto Group and Adobe Systems have partnered to provide Adobe Connect software. An innovative real time technology, Adobe Connect is an essential if your organization is evaluating e-learning, web conferencing or online collaboration.New Toronto Group and Adobe are pleased to announce their involvement in the 2011 e-Health conference in which the capabilities of Adobe Connect will be showcased.…

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What's New in Adobe Flash Player 10.3 - New Toronto Group

What's New in Adobe Flash Player 10.3

| May 16th, 2011 by Chad Upton

By Chad Upton - Senior ConsultantThe second Flash Player update in 2011 just dropped on Thurday, Flash Player 10.3. The last update (10.2) was in February and the update before that was almost a year ago (June 2010). Prior to that, it was Oct 2008. My point? Flash Player updates are becoming increasingly frequent.Why? The flash Player is on so many platforms now that frequent updates are needed to…

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The Rise of the Tablet - New Toronto Group

The Rise of the Tablet

| May 13th, 2011 by Jordan McRae

By Andrew Rybak - Professional Services Sales Consultant I recently listened to a very informative presentation by David Willis of the Gartner Group on 'media tablets' (the term is used to differentiate the PlayBook, iPad, etc. from PC or windows based tablets that have been out in the market for years). The presentation discussed, amongst other topics, the key drivers that are leading to the astonishingly…

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