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Adobe and Sony launch competition to develop apps for new tablets

7/24/2011 01:23 AM EDT
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LarryM99
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LarryM99   7/27/2011 3:41:35 AM
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If I understand the Adobe AIR platform correctly then it seems like these would need to be media-intensive apps rather than typical stuff. I have to admit that it is tempting to me to try my hand at it. Larry M.

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re: Adobe and Sony launch competition to develop apps for new tablets
DrQuine   7/25/2011 6:35:33 PM
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Sony's $200,000 contest to encourage development of innovative applications for their new tablet computer is a small investment to encourage developers to build applications for the Sony platform. What remains to be seen is whether this will encourage new apps to be built or simply migrate a few iPad / iPhone apps to a new platform (with the option of including Flash capabilities).

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