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ActionScript Graphing Cookbook by Peter Backx, Dominic Gélineau

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Adding points of interest to a map

In this recipe, we will be showing points of interest on an OpenScales map. More precisely this example will display geocaches (these are containers hidden at specific locations that you search for using a GPS for a treasure hunt) in the Lower East Side in New York City. If you want to know more about geocaching, go to http://www.geocaching.com.

Adding points of interest to a map

Getting ready

Having read the previous recipe about displaying a map using OpenScales' map will be useful, otherwise you can just follow along with the code provided for this recipe.

How to do it...

Follow these steps to add points of interest on a map:

  1. Create a Coordinate ...

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