Composer GUI Beta

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Flat Corona

Today, we are seeding out a new product that we call the “Composer GUI”, a visual editor that allows you to rapidly create scenes, user interfaces, and game levels!

Read on to learn more.

Tutorial: Creating a Sharing Panel

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On iOS, many apps include a share button that lets you share your app’s features, whether it be a message, an achievement, or a high score via various services like Facebook, Twitter, email, etc. This week’s tutorial outlines the basic steps to construct a sharing panel in the iOS 7 style.

Corona Geek #85 – Using Go and Google App Engine with Corona SDK

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Corona Geek Hangout

During this week’s Corona Geek Hangout, Corona Ambassador, Sergey Lerg introduced us to using the Go programming language and Google App Engine in combination with Corona SDK. We walked through server side Go code that stores data in a Google Cloud Datastore using NoSQL and we looked at a Corona code project that displays the returned data in an app that can be built for any of the Corona supported mobile platforms.

CoronaCards Now Available

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CoronaCards icon

CoronaCards is now available for general use and with a 30 day trial. Read on to learn more about it and how it fits in with Corona SDK!

Guest Post: Bringing Adventure Games to the Touch Generation

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Brain&Brain is David and Brooke Condolora, a Bay Area husband-and-wife team with a deep love for storytelling and quiet adventure. Doggins, their first game, was programmed by David in Corona SDK, and was a nominee for the 2014 SXSW Gamer’s Voice Award and selected for the Indie MEGABOOTH at PAX East 2014.

Widgets — Creating a Sliding Panel

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Today’s tutorial demonstrates how to create a sliding panel that has many uses, ranging from games to business applications. Using just one core function, you can easily implement a wide variety of panels that appear from different sides of the screen and utilize unique easing transitions.