M86 Security released it’s bi-annual security report for the first half of 2010 on Jul 14, 2010 with one good news and one bad news. The good news is traditional online attacks are becoming less effective, the bad one is, attackers are finding new ways to combine these attacks in unexpected ways to continue punching malicious code through corporate firewalls.
Archive for the ‘ActionScript’ Category
Continue the articles which were published before, 7 Trim() Equivalent Function In Flash Might Help Someone Else, 16 Useful Mathematical Formulas In ActionScript 3 and 12 very simple,basic but useful function source in Flex, here is some string utils examples and functions in ActionScript 3.0. You can reference here for all the methods of the String class. *I think this article no help for most readers, only for AS beginers and the memo of myself, hope you don’t agree with me
We have listed 12 very simple,basic but useful function source in Flex in the previous article. The mathematical calculation will be used regularly in our Flash/Flex applications, we can easily find the open source libraries like 30+ useful as3 open source projects, but it’s superfluous when we only need calculate the distance between two points, or only want to get the circle area. Here is the list of 16 useful AS3 arithmetic & formulas. Have any proudly and recommendable? Leave your comments to share please.
Recently, I received some questions from beginners about the concept, and the connection in the ActionScript, Flash Builder, Flash CS5, MXML, AIR and RIA. Don’t contempt the simple questions like these, probably even some experience can’t reply the question from beginners like: Can I use AS1 or AS2 in Flash CS5 and Flash Builder 4?
TIOBE Programming Community Index 2010 has been published, some interesting changes in June are, Java is back at number 1, Objective-C is still rising, and Google’s Go falls out of top 20. If you read the Tiobe Programming Community Index 2008, you should know ActionScript entered the index’s top twenty on that time, it’s number 22 now.
It’s a simple tips about the VerifyError like #1079. When you start you app by upgrading you flex sdk or complie a relatively complex Flex (SDK 4.0) project with several Library projects, probably you will take the error like: VerifyError: Error #1079: Native methods are not allowed in loaded code. Sometimes even the code basically looks like this:
We can create simple animations easily in ActionScript with the Tween libraries like the AS3 tween engines in Zeh Fernando’s Tweener or Jack Doyle’s TweenLite(Although there are Tween Classes already bundled in Flash Cs3 above). This article provides 11 powerfl open source tweening engine for actionscript. If you know others, don’t forget to share it via our comments section!
We could find easily the AS3 Source Code like Zuma-like Flash Game from some Flash community. This article presents 10 good online resource sites for Adobe Flash developers. A huge number of open source Actionscript libraries and tutorials can be found there. If you are a Flash experience, you should know most of them( if not, then you are out. only a joke ). Great resource are missing? Don’t forget to share it with the rest of us via our comments section!