Nov 3, 2010 9:00 AM –
Adobe AIR. Install Adobe® AIR® first before enjoying your favorite web apps on your Android device. Learn more about Adobe AIR at http://adobe.com/go/airmobileinfo/. By clicking “Install”, you agree to the Software License Agreement found at http://adobe.com/products/eulas/. (For Android version 2.2 and higher)
Pros & Cons:
- Opens the doors for more developers using Adobe AIR development tools to port or target games more multiple platforms.
- Large file (16MB once installed) without Apps to SD card support
Adobe AIR is a development runtime that runs atop Android to allow AIR apps and games to be ported or developed in. AIR is for Android 2.2+ devices and is great for the doors it will open for new developers and innovation. Remember the über popular TweetDeck desktop application for Twitter is built in AIR, so imagine the quality and level of applications inevitably capable as processing power and storage space continue to increase with these micro-computers we carry dubbed “smartphones”.
We’ll take this time to keep a live blog of all the Adobe AIR Apps and Games that hit the Android Market:
List of Adobe AIR Games for Android
Adobe AIR Android Market Listing
Adobe AIR Application Info