Hour 1 Taking in a Deep Breath of AIR

What Is the Adobe Integrated Runtime?

The Adobe Integrated Runtime (AIR) is a new offering from Adobe that allows the development of rich desktop applications (RDA), a term that is coined here but that is similar to the rich Internet application (RIA) that Macromedia and Adobe’s Flex have popularized.

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RIAs are web applications that have the features and functionality resembling that of desktop applications. RIAs typically maintain all the necessary features for the user ...

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