Richard Gaskin of Fourth World Media Corporation to Present Fourth Free Runtime Revolution Online Programming Conference

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Conference to take place at 15:30 GMT on 11th June 2005 and is accompanied by free sample software.

Popular Conference Season Continues with Yet Another Hit Topic

Runtime Revolution ( and Fourth World Media Corporation ( announce the line-up of the Fourth free online programming conference for Revolution users. The conference will take place 11th June at 15:30 GMT and will explore the event driven programming architecture used in Revolution. It will be hosted by Richard Gaskin of Fourth World Media Corporation and moderated by Jacqueline Landman Gay of Hyperactive Software (

The conference will cover the "Message Hierarchy" and will explore the basics of working with the message path and include discussion of extending it through frontScripts, backScripts, and libraries. Specific topics covered in this conference include:

  • How messages flow through the object model
  • How that flow can be interrupted and re-routed
  • How to create reusable script libraries
  • How to use frontScripts for tools and more
  • The difference between "send" and "call"

The conference starts with a moderated session which will focus on the learning objectives, it will be followed by an open session where attendees can ask questions.

The conference is free and open to all, including those who are using the free trial edition of Revolution. Details of this conference, the fifteen others in the series and the free sample stack can be found at:

Participants are advised to download the latest version of Runtime Revolution from:

About Richard Gaskin

Richard Gaskin is ambassador of Fourth World Media Corporation, a Los Angeles-based consultancy specialising in multi-platform software development. With 15 years of experience, Richard has delivered dozens of applications for both small businesses and Fortune 500 companies on Mac OS, Windows, UNIX, and the World Wide Web.

About Jacqueline Landman Gay

Jacqueline Landman Gay is president of HyperActive Software (, and has been providing custom programming solutions for clients world-wide since 1987. She is a recognised expert in Revolution and other xtalk programming languages and her work has been published in several disk/book bundles. She also has extensive experience in online conferences having moderated the scripting conferences on AOL for many years.

About Runtime Revolution

Founded in 1997, Runtime Revolution focuses on bringing user-centric software development to all major platforms: Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Unix. Products include Revolution Dreamcard, Studio and Enterprise, and Ten Thumbs Typing Tutor. The company is based in Edinburgh, Scotland. For more information on Runtime Revolution, please visit the company on the web at

For more information, or to arrange a product review please contact:

Dr Rod McCall

Runtime Revolution Ltd

15-19 York Place




telephone: +44 (0) 870 747 1165

fax: +44 (0) 845 458 8487

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