Corona Weekly Update: Photoshop-style Filter Effects

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This week I wanted to give you some more eye candy from our next-generation graphics engine to demonstrate how easy it will be to add filter effects to your app.

Like in the 2.5D quadrilateral distortion preview, we’ve modified the Fishies sample app. This time, we’ve taken the background aquarium image and created a 3×3 grid. Then we applied a filter effect to each tile.


The one about how networking 2.0 happened

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A few months ago, I talked about networking 2.0, but what I didn’t mention was that the driving force behind these improvements was a passionate member of the Corona community.

Read about Bob Dickinson’s Herculean effort to improve Corona SDK for the better.


Corona Weekly Update: New Plugin Partners + Core gets lighter

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Today, I’m happy to announce our first batch of Corona Plugin partners.

It’s great partners like these that enable Corona developers to access the best new functionality and 3rd party services. In particular, today’s batch span a wider variety of services from app advertising to cross-promotion and value-exchange ads, from social campaigns to game controllers.


Corona Weekly Update: Starter vs Pro, Plugins, and Graphics!

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Right now, many of you are probably trying to figure out whether you want to upgrade to Pro right now, and lock in our promotion before it ends and prices go up this Wed (May 1).

So this week, I wanted to sit down and talk to you about the difference between Starter and Pro features.

In addition, I want to talk about cool graphics features coming to Pro developers that will make mobile app development breathtakingly awesome.