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Flash Cam was a simple Flash-based screen recording utility from Nexus Concepts that is the earliest predecessor to Captivate.

Product historyEdit

Macromedia RoboDemo 5 Captivate 1 boxes

RoboDemo evolved into Captivate at Macromedia.

Flash Cam was first released in 2001.[1] In May 2002, Flash Cam Professional was released as RoboDemo 2.0 by eHelp Corporation.[2][3] On May 20, 2002, eHelp acquired the technology from Nexus Concepts.[3] After eHelp was acquired by Macromedia on October 24, 2003,[4] RoboDemo was rebranded as Macromedia Captivate.[5] After Macromedia was acquired by Adobe Systems in December 2005,[6] it was renamed to Adobe Captivate.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Flash Cam Version History, Nexus Concepts. Archived 2002-01-12.
  2. RoboDemo, eHelp Corporation. Archived 2002-05-07.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Flash Cam, Nexus Concepts. 2002-05-20. Archived 2002-06-03.
  4. Macromedia to acquire eHelp, ActionScript. 2003-10-24. Archived 2006-12-15.
  5. Meet Macromedia Captivate, the latest version of RoboDemo, Macromedia. 2004-10-09. Archived 2005-12-07.
  6. Adobe Completes Acquisition of Macromedia, Adobe Systems. 2005-12-05. Archived 2005-12-07.
  7. Adobe Captivate 2, Adobe Systems. Archived 2006-09-04.

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