During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with Corona Developer and MobileAppChat podcast host, Steve P. Young about how he got into mobile app development, marketing, and podcasting. We also talked about Graphics 2.0 and some important things to know about migrating from 1.0 to 2.0.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with children’s app developer Greg Pugh about creating children’s apps using Corona SDK. As a one person shop, Greg has successfully created a series of very creative interactive children’s books using Corona SDK and Kwik. He shared a number of tips and insights that you’ll want to hear, even you’re not creating children’s apps. We also, looked at code for creating 2.5D perspective using the new Graphics 2.0 engine.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked about some of the new features of Graphics 2.0 with Corona developer, Raymond Delia from S.K. Studios. Ray showed off some very interesting examples using paths in Corona SDK. We also took a look at Anchor Points, and Filter Effects.
Recently we sat down with with Tap for Tap Founder, Eric Dyck to discuss app monetization. Eric explained how Corona app developers can promote their apps and make money using Tap for Tap’s plugin for Corona SDK. Eric also shared some insights into where he thinks app monetization is headed in the coming year.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with cartoonist and Corona developer, Noah Malewicz about his award winning game, CityBirds. Noah created all the art work and code for his game. Noah shares his thoughts on rapid development and how Corona SDK helped him build a game that feels like playing a cartoon.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with PlayLevel’s Barry Swan about his experience working with Corona SDK’s Graphics 2.0 engine. Barry created several interesting 2.5D demos while alpha testing Graphics 2.0. He’s has been able to use his years of game development knowledge in some very creative ways. Barry also showed us an impressive demo app he’s working on for the Graphics 2.0 Contest.
Monday’s Corona Geek was a long one. We hung out with CEO, Walter Luh to discuss the exciting new Corona SDK Graphics 2.0 Public Beta. Walter talked about some of the new graphics filter effects while sharing some insights into where Corona SDK has been and where it’s headed. If you don’t have time to watch the whole Hangout, here are a few clips to help you get your geek on.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with Corona Labs’ CEO, Walter Luh, about the Corona SDK Graphics 2.0 Public Beta, Corona Editor, and a new Graphics 2.0 contest to be announced later this week. Ed Maurina from Roaming Gamer also walked us through his Gear Jumper game template and showed off a few very cool Graphics 2.0 effects.
During this week’s Corona Geek we walked through sample code to remotely access data via JSON in Corona SDK. We also discussed the pros and cons of building a backend web-based service compared to using Parse with Corona SDK.
During this week’s Corona Geek, Doug Davies walked us through the code he used to implement a parental gate using Corona SDK for his game Buttermilk – The Bouncing Baby Goat. We also discussed Green Throttle’s controller update, micro-consoles, and iOS 7 support in Corona SDK.