Chapter 25. Peer-to-Peer Photo Sharing Using Adobe AIR, Bonjour, and Java


Considering this book is part of the Unleashed series by Sams, this chapter is dedicated to pushing beyond the current boundaries of the Adobe® AIR™ platform. With the help of Java, we extend the capabilities of Adobe AIR to include peer-to-peer networking.

Although there are technologies in existence today that can drive communication between Adobe® Flash®, Adobe® Flex™, and Adobe AIR client applications, for the most part they all involve a server-side component to the equation. For example, the Adobe Flash Media Server supports shared remote objects in which any number of clients can push or pull data to and from the server. Changes to ...

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