For designers and developers, there has never been a better time to become involved in the Flash culture. Flash has firmly cemented its status as one of the most versatile pieces of commercial software ever written. And, nearly 20 years after its creation, Flash continues to redefine the way interactive material is delivered. What began as a tablet drawing program has enjoyed continuous development and innovation, thanks to feedback from virtually every corner of new media development.

With the release of Flash CS4, Flash takes its next step into the explosive world of mass extendibility and open source development. ...

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