Short-comings of self-taught programmers?
Threading in Actionscript - and much more
This week's Creative Coding Podcast from Seb and Iain features interviews done at FITC Amsterdam with Adobe engineers about many of the things they are working. One of those engineers is Jim Corbett who addresses the long talked about issue of threading. The podcast also discusses Wallaby, Molehill and more.
jQuery Mobile coming to future version of Dreamweaver
In this Adobe TV video Scott Fegette shows a quick overview of how you'll be able to work with the jQuery Mobile framework in a future release of Dreamweaver. Looks impressive. My favourite part though is when they blank the audio as he says the version.
For a list of other tech sneak peak videos check this: http://tv.adobe.com/show/adobe-technology-sneaks-2011/
Sources of Inspiration
Feeling creatively stuck? Here's a beautiful series of short videos exploring where different creators find their inspiration and develop ideas.
Myst goes Open Source
Looking for something a little different to dabble in and feeling nostalgic about video game adventures from your past, well head over to OpenUru.org where Cyan Worlds has just open sourced everything you need to create your own Myst like adventure. The platform includes the main client engine, 3DS Max plugins and even the server platform that runs Myst Online.