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Creating Flash Widgets with Flash CS4 and ActionScript 3.0

Authors: Arana, John

  • First book to cover this compelling combination of tools
  • This is an exploding market with the added break-out potential of Google’s just released OpenSocial APIs
  • Written by leading Flash expert with a nose for everything cool in leading-edge software development
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About this book

Creating Flash Widgets with Flash CS4 and ActionScript 3.0 is an introduction to developing widgets for the Internet using the features of Flash CS4 and ActionScript 3.0. Many social-networking sites, blogs, and personal home pages have adopted the use of widgets and Flash developers can create and distribute their own widgets for others to use. A step-by-step example demonstrates how to design and develop your own Flash widgets and integrate them with XML. In addition, publishing, promoting, and capitalizing on your Flash widgets is discussed.

About the authors

John Arana is an interactive developer at TechnoCom Corporation, a provider of solutions to enable wireless location networks. Previously, John was lead Flash developer at Hekko Corporation, an educational software provider. He also runs his own business, doing freelance Flash work involving web sites, games, rich Internet applications, desktop applications, and widgets.

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Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-1585-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $24.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-1584-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Creating Flash Widgets with Flash CS4 and ActionScript 3.0
Authors
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
John Arana
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-1585-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-1585-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-1584-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
96
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