Hanging Out With Walter Luh, CEO of Corona Labs

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Walter Luh, Corona Labs CEO

Tune in tomorrow, October 3rd, at 11am Pacific / 1pm Central time when we’ll be hanging out with Walter Luh, CEO of Corona Labs. Walter has agreed to take time out of his busy entrepreneurial schedule to talk with us about the challenges of supporting multiple OSs/devices, the Corona SDK roadmap, developer training, and whatever else we have time to cover. Personally, I am very excited about this event because there is so much going on in mobile app development right now and I can’t wait to hear what insights Walter has to share with us. I had the opportunity to attend a Corona SDK developer meetup last December in Dallas and I was thoroughly impressed with Walter’s ability to talk about Corona and the


Corona Geek Hangout – Episode 5 – iPhone5 / iOS6 Support, Microsoft Surface Developer Program, and Physics API

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Corona Geek Hangout 5

This week we discuss the release notes from previous Corona SDK builds, answer some more newbie questions, talk about sprite sheets and how they save memory, take a look at Lua Glider as another Corona SDK development tool, and close with at applying physics to Corona objects within your app.


Corona Geek Hangout – Episode 4 – Memory Management, Corona Project Manager, and Corona SDK JSON Usage

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Corona Geek 4

This week we discuss the release notes from previous Corona SDK builds, answer some more newbie questions, talk about the proper way to free up memory when working with objects, take a look at the Corona Project Manager as a time saving development tool, share some device news, and close with a discussion on using JSON in the Corona SDK API.


What Will iPhone5 Mean To Corona SDK Developers

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According to the rumor sites iPhone 5, or whatever it will be officially called, is set to be announced soon with a taller screen that will support another row of icons. For consumers this will mean they’ll have access to more apps on their home screen and more viewable real-estate for playing games and getting things done, but what will it mean to mobile developers who use the Corona SDK to produce their cross platform mobile apps? As the MacRumors mock-up video below shows, it probably won’t mean much initially. Existing Corona apps will likely function as they do today, with the exception that they’ll be displayed in the center of the screen with black letterbox bars on either side of the app. That’s good