AdvancED ActionScript 3.0 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 you can utilize as-is, or one you can start with and develop further, you will have a glossary of definitions and organizational concepts at your fingertips.
Object-oriented programming (OOP) and design patterns are not new to the field, but can often be overlooked in their value. They are, at times, not only overwhelming to learn, but difficult to put into practice. However, they are useful because they create a structure that can be broken down, rebuilt, and reused.
Provides the building blocks required for the implementation of OOP
Addresses problems and concerns regarding OOP
Offers solutions on how to approach and utilize OOP
What you'll learn
Understand the benefits of OOP
How to structure code
Explore new techniques
Design Patterns for ActionScript
Recognize patterns used by professionals in the field
Feel more confident about using OOP in your development
Think of coding in a new light
Who this book is for AdvancED ActionScript 3.0 Flash and/or Flex developers seeking a better understanding of object-oriented programming and the knowledge to utilize it in a manner practical to the language itself.