Post to TwitPic from Flash / Flex

Problem: TwitPic has a restricted crossdomain.xml file preventing your Flash web applications from posting directly to the service. Solution: Create a simple PHP script to proxy the request through a server that you do have access to! Here is the code: Just create a PHP file with the contents above and replace the post URL […]

Compress Transparent PNGs with Flash

Do you use transparent PNGs in Flash, Flex or AIR? Want to cut your application file size in half? Problem: Embedding transparent PNGs dramatically increases the size of your Flash, Flex and AIR applications. Photoshop and Fireworks dot not have any compression available for transparent PNGs (that I am aware of). Solution: Import your PNGs […]