One of the coolest things about Corona’s next-generation engine (currently in private alpha) is the ability to take individual features and put them together in powerful ways. And since Apple just released iOS 7 this week, I’m going to show you how to reproduce the cool translucent glass effect in Corona SDK!
Time for a quick update on your favorite mobile app development platform.
Last week, Apple announced iOS7 Beta at WWDC. A lot of cool stuff was shown. The interesting thing is that a lot of the “flat” UI that was demonstrated was exactly the kind of thing we saw some of you already creating using Corona’s graphics system.
We have now seeded access to plugins to our beta testers, which means plugins are just around the corner for daily builds! Read on for more info on status and how plugins will work.
Recently featured in the US App Store’s “What’s Hot” category, Space Missile Command is an action-packed adventure that’s quickly rolling in glowing reviews.
Grab your ski poles and smash down the mountain in a race for the finish line. Perfect for snow season, the action-packed Filip Flisar Ski Cross, will have you tackling the hills and racing against skilled opponents.
Using a clever and intuitive physics-based game design, What the Block?! is a challenging game that will put both your strategic thinking skills and your dexterity to the test. Based on Tetris-like principles, What the Block?! requires careful planning to successfully progress in the game.
Vidburn is the ideal way to capture and share your most creative, silly and provocative moments without leaving a digital trace. Recently featured in Gizmodo and Business Insider, Vidburn is a free app for your iPhone that allows you to flex your creative muscle.
Blendamaze will bring out your inner artist as you swirl colors to create beautiful combinations. Incorporating the basics of color theory, Blendamaze combines a labyrinth board with a paint palette, turning your device into a digital canvas.
Today was supposed to be the end of the world, so if you’re reading this, you survived!
To celebrate, I wanted to talk about some early holiday gifts that Corona Labs is sending your way.
The features I’ll highlight today were made possible by Project Gluon, which as you may recall from last week, enables Corona plugins.