[REBOL] Re: REBOL & Flash/Shockwave
From: nitsch-lists:netcologne at: 5-Dec-2002 21:48
Carl at REBOL wrote:
> Cyphre writes:
>>> .... moreover this would push Rebol into
>>> nowadays real multimedia spheres or even to 3D game and
>>> entertainment and
>>> kill all current popular and monopolistic giants like Macromedia Flash,
>>> Shockwave etc..
> As an old multimedia guy myself (Amiga, American Multimedia,
> Videostream, Bay, ABC TV,
> PBS TV, etc.), there's nothing I'd rather see than REBOL/media!
> However, I'd like to ask the group: doesn't Flash totally dominate
> this area? What problems
> does Flash have that would allow REBOL to gain a foothold? Would
> anyone accept it?
> I'm open minded, but I need some feedback from the group on this one.
> Please keep it short
> and to the point so I can afford the time to read it. Thanks.
> REBOL Chief
Don't know flash well, and how it competes.
short download times for graphics, because of effects and that,
working messengers, could be embedded in websites,
is interesting by itself, gives quick success-feeling. cheap "ide".
a place for rebol-programming could eventually be made a little
attraction on websites,
like guestbook today.