Posts Tagged ‘Action’

Tutorial: Socket server with Flash and Node.js

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Programming with sockets seems to be an intimidating venture for many developers. However, with AS 3 and Node.js, it really isn’t too difficult. In this tutorial you will set up a simple socket server using Node.js and connect to it with a Flash-based client. When the project is complete, you’ll be able to see data being transmitted from Flash to the server and back to Flash again - Booyah!

ActionScript 3.0: Screaming fast for loops

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

In the last post, I wrote about what I think is a better structure for while loops. Today, it’s all about for loops and demonstrating how the little things can go a long way in improving loop performance in your applications. (more…)

ActionScript 3.0: A better while loop

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

The while loop is one of the basic looping structures in any programming language. It performs admirably, but how many times have you been bitten because you forgot to increment your counter? Chances are it's happened more than once; it's ok, it happens to all of us...but not anymore. (more…)

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