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Foundation ActionScript 3, 2nd Edition

Foundation ActionScript 3, 2nd Edition

ActionScript 3 is a full-fledged programming language, with complete object-oriented capabilities, event handling, sound and video support, drawing capabilities, support for regular expressions, and much more.Whether you are just starting out on the road to computer programming and animation or an experienced developer who wants to learn ...
Advanced ActionScript 3, 2nd Edition

Advanced ActionScript 3, 2nd Edition

Advanced ActionScript 3 is a fresh look and new approach to utilizing valuable, structural techniques and methods that are commonly used in the field of rich interactive application development. With each method broken down into different strategized explanations, you'll find the approach most suitable for you. Whether it is an example yo...
Adobe Flash Professional CS6 Digital Classroom

Adobe Flash Professional CS6 Digital Classroom

If you want to design and maintain dynamic websites with Adobe Flash, this full-color book training package from expert instructors is the perfect place to start. Fifteen self-paced, step-by-step lessons are accompanied by video tutorials, and this powerful combination helps you master the basics, acquire essential skills, and learn what'...
Introducing Starling

Introducing Starling

Starling is an ActionScript 3 2D framework developed on top of the Stage3D APIs (available on desktop in Flash Player 11 and Adobe AIR 3). Starling is mainly designed for game development, but could be used for many other use cases. Starling makes it possible to write fast GPU accelerated applications without having to touch the low-level...
Flex Mobile in Action

Flex Mobile in Action

Flex Mobile in Action teaches you to use the powerful open source Flex platform to create applications that can stretch across Apple iOS, Android, and BlackBerry devices. It focuses on practical application development techniques such as accessing native device capabilities, choosing the right architectural patterns, building data access ...
Developing Android Applications with Flex 4.5

Developing Android Applications with Flex 4.5

Ready to put your ActionScript 3 skills to work on mobile apps? This hands-on book walks you through the process of creating an Adobe AIR application from start to finish, using the Flex 4.5 framework. Move quickly from a basic Hello World application to complex interactions with Android APIs, and get complete code examples for working wi...
Developing iOS Applications with Flex 4.5

Developing iOS Applications with Flex 4.5

Ready to put your ActionScript 3 skills to work on iPhone and iPad apps? This hands-on book walks you through the process of creating an Adobe AIR application for iOS devices from start to finish, using the Flex 4.5 framework. Move quickly from a basic Hello World application to complex interactions with iOS APIs, and get complete code ex...
ActionScript Developer's Guide to Robotlegs

ActionScript Developer's Guide to Robotlegs

Robotlegs is a standout among the ActionScript 3 development frameworks available today. With it, Flash, Flex, and AIR developers can create well-architected, testable, and flexible Rich Internet Applications - fast. This concise guide shows you how the light footprint and focused scope of this open source framework not only solves your i...
ActionScript Developer's Guide to PureMVC

ActionScript Developer's Guide to PureMVC

Gain hands-on experience with PureMVC, the popular open source framework for developing maintainable applications with a Model-View-Controller architecture. In this concise guide, PureMVC creator Cliff Hall teaches the fundamentals of PureMVC development by walking you through the construction of a complete non-trivial Adobe AIR applicati...
Developing Android Applications with Adobe AIR

Developing Android Applications with Adobe AIR

Put your ActionScript 3 skills to work building mobile apps. This book shows you how to develop native applications for Android-based smartphones and tablets from the ground up, using Adobe AIR. You learn the entire development process hands-on, from coding specific functions to options for getting your app published.Start by building a s...
Developing BlackBerry Tablet Applications with Flex 4.5

Developing BlackBerry Tablet Applications with Flex 4.5

Ready to put your ActionScript 3 skills to work on mobile apps? This hands-on book walks you through the process of creating an Adobe AIR application for Blackberry Tablets from start to finish, using the Flex 4.5 framework. Move quickly from a basic Hello World application to complex interactions with Blackberry APIs, and get complete co...
Automating ActionScript Projects with Eclipse and Ant

Automating ActionScript Projects with Eclipse and Ant

Automating repetitive programming tasks is easier than many Flash / AS3 developers think. With the Ant build tool, the Eclipse IDE, and this concise guide, you can set up your own "ultimate development machine" to code, compile, debug, and deploy projects faster. You'll also get started with versioning systems, such as S...
Adobe Flash 11 Stage3D Game Programming

Adobe Flash 11 Stage3D Game Programming

Adobe's Stage3D (Molehill) is a set of 3D APIs that has brought 3D to the Flash platform. Being a completely new technology, there were almost no resources to get you acquainted with this revolutionary platform, until now.This book will show you how to make your very own next-gen 3D games in Flash. If you have ever dreamed of writing your...
ActionScript 3.0 Bible, 2nd Edition

ActionScript 3.0 Bible, 2nd Edition

ActionScript is a popular programming language used primarily for the development of Web sites and software. This update to the successful previous version introduces you to all the exciting new capabilities of ActionScript 3.0. You'll see how ActionScript 3.0 goes beyond its primary use of scripting Flash animations and is now an object-...
Learning ActionScript 3.0, 2nd Edition

Learning ActionScript 3.0, 2nd Edition

If you're new to ActionScript 3.0, or want to enhance your skill set, this bestselling book is the ideal guide. Designers, developers, and programmers alike will find Learning ActionScript 3.0 invaluable for navigating ActionScript 3.0's learning curve. You'll learn the language by getting a clear look at essential topics such as logic, e...
Learning Flex 4

Learning Flex 4

Learn Adobe Flex 4 in a fun and engaging way with this book's unique, hands-on approach. Using clear examples and step-by-step coaching from two experts, you'll create four applications that demonstrate fundamental Flex programming concepts.Throughout the course of this book, you'll learn how to enhance user interaction with ActionScript,...
The ActionScript 3.0 Quick Reference Guide

The ActionScript 3.0 Quick Reference Guide

Written by Flash insiders with extensive knowledge of the technology, this guide is designed specifically to help Flash designers and developers make the leap from ActionScript 2.0 to the new object-oriented ActionScript 3.0 quickly and painlessly.Also included are overviews of Flash and ActionScript features and workflows. ActionScript 3...
Learning Flex 3

Learning Flex 3

How soon can you learn Adobe Flex 3? With this book's unique hands-on approach, you will be able to tinker with examples right away, and create your own Rich Internet Applications with Flex within the first few chapters. As you progress, you learn how to build a layout, add interactivity, work with data, and deploy your applications to ei...
ActionScript 3.0 Design Patterns

ActionScript 3.0 Design Patterns

If you're an experienced Flash or Flex developer ready to tackle sophisticated programming techniques with ActionScript 3.0, this hands-on introduction to design patterns takes you step by step through the process. You learn about various types of design patterns and construct small abstract examples before trying your hand at building fu...
Programming Flex 2

Programming Flex 2

Is there an easier way to build and deliver rich internet applications (RIAs) other than the Flash IDE or Ajax? Absolutely. With Adobe Flex 2, the Flex 2 SDK, and this book, you have all you need to build RIAs. Programming Flex 2 offers you plenty of practical and useful examples that reveal how and why to use a particular feature of Flex...

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