Audio reactive drawing app for iPad

This is a quick test of an audio reactive drawing app built in Adobe AIR running on the iPad. I wanted to see what sort of performance I could get with multiple animating sprites on stage reacting to audio with the stage quality set to “low”. I was pleasantly surprised. Frame rate was about 25fps most of the time, which is what I had the publish settings at.

This is in its early stages. I hope to use it for an upcoming visual performance and expand on it for release in the AppStore at some point.

The song is called “Deliver the Weird” by The Clifford Gilberto Rhythm Combination. http://www.discogs.com/artist/Clifford+Gilberto+Rhythm+Combination,+The

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Mobile web traffic now accounts for nearly 1% of all Internet traffic and almost 7% in the U.S. alone. That’s a serious amount of pinching and dragging!

Internet viewers are on the move and do much of their surfing and catching up during commutes and downtime. A good portion of this time is spent on mobile e-mail, Facebook and twitter where links-a-plenty are shared endlessly. This means the majority of discovered content is likely consumed in this way and not necessarily from a desktop. What’s usually being shared are typically photos, videos and blog articles, most of which already have mobile optimized viewing options. If you don’t have a mobile option for your viewers, its unlikely they’ll flag your site to view later on their desktop. It’s clear we’re losing traffic this way and so are our clients. Continue Reading