O'Reilly logo

Advanced ActionScript 3, Second Edition by Ben Smith

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER 2

image

ActionScript 3: The Facts Behind the Basics

As you know, a procedure can be carried out several ways. “Hello World,” for example, is often the very first application implemented when you’re learning a language. If you were to write down the many unique ways to output “Hello World,” I’ll bet you could devise at least 10. The more you learn the API of a language, the more options available to you as a developer.

Not every object-oriented language is written similarly. Each language has its own set of nuances that developers come to love or dread. To best implement your object-oriented code, you must become familiar with such aspects of ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required