Gay served as the engineering lead and product visionary for the "Breeze Live" web conferencing elements of the product. He founded Software as Art, which was later renamed Greenbox, which made energy management solutions for the home. The new video-enabled Flash Player quickly became one of the most popular means of deploying video on the World Wide Web. Jonathan Gay is an American computer programmer and software entrepreneur based in Northern California. Retrieved from " https: Gay took on the role of Vice President of Engineering at Macromedia and led the newly minted Flash engineering team at Macromedia's headquarters in San Francisco, beginning a decade of leading the Flash agenda at Macromedia. Tatsumi wrote the bulk of the user interface code for the Flash authoring tool.
He was responsible for the low-level vector graphics rasterization, pen-computing inspired drawing tools, and the Flash Player Netscape browser plug-in.
Tatsumi wrote the bulk of the user interface code for the Flash authoring tool. Other advantages of Flash video were the lack of "chrome" around the video player window which competing players typically displayed, and the customizability of the interface which enabled Web developers to create their own stylized video-playing widgets in Flash. The new video-enabled Flash Player quickly became one of the most popular means of deploying video on the World Wide Web. His first published product, released inwas Airborne! This expanded programming capability allowed Flash to be used for many different purposes. InGay and Jackson founded FutureWave Software with the intention of creating graphics software for pen computingin particular the Penpoint operating system that ran on the EO Personal Communicator.