July 14, 2008

The AIR iPhone

Imagine a fully-functional iPhone on your desktop that enables you to make calls, receive calls and check voice messages, etc on you computer. The AIR iPhone is just for that.
The AIR iPhone is a desktop application created with Adobe AIR and Adobe Flex 3 that simulates the UI of the iPhone.
It has the capabilities to make calls, receive calls, check voicemail, add contacts and even send voice messages, all using Ribbit. To use the calling functionality you will need an account with Ribbit.
How to Install the AIR iPhone on your computer?
To use this iPhone, first of all download and install Adobe Integrated Runtime(AIR) (12Mb) if you don’t have it. Then download and install AIR iPhone (3.6Mb) on your computer as a normal exe program. After installation run the iPhone and drag white tab shown below on the phone to see the menu.
Features and limitations of the AIR iPhone: Make and receive calls - only numbers can enter, Weather forecasting - only San Francisco's weather, Most of the services required registration with Ribbit, Text messaging capabilities, Browser – in full mode fonts are very small.

1 comment:

  1. Very interesting desktop gadget, nice working